byteHoard files.inc.php Direct Request Arbitrary Directory Access
Remote / Network Access
Loss of Confidentiality,
Loss of Integrity
byteHoard contains a flaw that allows a remote attacker to browse arbitrary directories outside of the web path. The issue is due to the files.inc.php script not properly sanitizing user input, specifically traversal style attacks (../../) supplied via an unknown variable.
Upgrade to version 0.8.2 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.