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cve-older | Level: Intermediate | Total Lab Runs: 0 | Premium Lab |
The attacker might not have any user level access to the web application. However, this does not mean that the application cannot be attacked remotely. Remote Code Execution vulnerabilities could be triggered even by unauthenticated users.
In the exercise below, the attacker is not authenticated to the web application and needs to find a remote code execution attack to execute arbitrary commands on the server.
PHPMyFAQ is a free and open source Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) system developed in PHP.
PHPMyFAQ (2.7.0) is vulnerable to a Remote Code Execution documented in CVE-2011-4825.
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