A vulnerability has been discovered in vBulletin which could allow for remote code execution when a malicious POST request is sent to the vulnerable application. vBulletin is a software package written in PHP used to create forums. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could enable the attacker to perform system command execution in the context of the web server hosting the application. Depending on the privileges associated with the vBulletin service, an attacker could then install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts with full user rights.
Remote code execution
vBulletin versions 5.0.0 to 5.5.4
Update to a fixed version.
Please see vendor’s advisory for more details