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S40 0.4.2 CMS Directory Traversal Vulnerability

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S40 0.4.2 CMS Directory Traversal Vulnerability



This module exploits a directory traversal vulnerability found in S40 CMS. The flaw is due to the 'page' function not properly handling the $pid parameter, which allows a malicious user to load an arbitrary file path.


  • Osirys <osirys@autistici.org>
  • sinn3r <sinn3r@metasploit.com>


Module Options

To display the available options, load the module within the Metasploit console and run the commands 'show options' or 'show advanced':

msf > use auxiliary/scanner/http/s40_traversal
msf auxiliary(s40_traversal) > show actions
msf auxiliary(s40_traversal) > set ACTION < action-name >
msf auxiliary(s40_traversal) > show options
    ...show and set options...
msf auxiliary(s40_traversal) > run 

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