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Bogus RFI Reports Getting Out of Hand

I know we’re all getting tired of the Remote File Inclusion (RFI) vulnerabilities being disclosed that end up being debunked, but this one takes the cake so far (yes I’m behind on e-mail).

Fri Jun 16 2006
(1) path/action.php, and to files in path/nucleus including (2) media.php, (3) /xmlrpc/server.php, and (4) /xmlrpc/api_metaweblog.inc.php

Sat Jun 17 2006
Demonstrated that the vulnerability is bogus.

Mon Oct 30 2006

Mon Oct 30 2006
Demonstrated (again) that the vulnerability is bogus.

So not only is it fake, it was also previously disclosed and debunked. I swear, Bugtraq moderators should seriously consider blocking any RFI disclosure from hotmail.com. Would save Vulnerability Databases a lot of time.


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