Joomla com_yvhotels SQL Injection Vulnerability

2011-07-22T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:802124
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2011 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2017-08-28T00:00:00

Description

This host is running Joomla yvhotels component and is prone to SQL injection vulnerability.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
# $Id: gb_joomla_com_yvhotels_sql_inj_vuln.nasl 7015 2017-08-28 11:51:24Z teissa $
#
# Joomla com_yvhotels SQL Injection Vulnerability
#
# Authors:
# Madhuri D <dmadhuri@secpod.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (c) 2011 Greenbone Networks GmbH, http://www.greenbone.net
#
# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2
# (or any later version), as published by the Free Software Foundation.
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
# but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
# GNU General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
# Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.
###############################################################################

tag_impact = "Successful exploitation will let attackers to manipulate SQL
queries by injecting arbitrary SQL code.

Impact Level: Application.";

tag_affected = "Joomla yvhotels component version 1.1.1";

tag_insight = "The flaw is due to input passed via the 'id' parameter to
'index.php' (when 'option' is set to 'com_yvhotels', 'act' is set to 'show_info'
& 'task' set to 'desc') is not properly sanitised before being used in a
SQL query.";

tag_solution = "No solution or patch was made available for at least one year
since disclosure of this vulnerability. Likely none will be provided anymore.
General solution options are to upgrade to a newer release, disable respective
features, remove the product or replace the product by another one.";

tag_summary = "This host is running Joomla yvhotels component and is prone
to SQL injection vulnerability.";

if(description)
{
  script_id(802124);
  script_version("$Revision: 7015 $");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2017-08-28 13:51:24 +0200 (Mon, 28 Aug 2017) $");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2011-07-22 12:16:19 +0200 (Fri, 22 Jul 2011)");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"7.5");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P");
  script_name("Joomla com_yvhotels SQL Injection Vulnerability");
  desc = "
  Summary:
  " + tag_summary + "

  Vulnerability Insight:
  " + tag_insight + "

  Impact:
  " + tag_impact + "

  Affected Software/OS:
  " + tag_affected + "

  Solution:
  " + tag_solution;
  script_xref(name : "URL" , value : "http://www.1337day.com/exploits/16531");
  script_xref(name : "URL" , value : "http://www.exploit-id.com/web-applications/joomla-com_yvhotels-sql-injection-vulnerability");

  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"remote_active");
  script_category(ACT_ATTACK);
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2011 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_family("Web application abuses");
  script_dependencies("joomla_detect.nasl");
  script_require_ports("Services/www", 80);
  script_require_keys("joomla/installed");
  script_tag(name : "impact" , value : tag_impact);
  script_tag(name : "affected" , value : tag_affected);
  script_tag(name : "insight" , value : tag_insight);
  script_tag(name : "solution" , value : tag_solution);
  script_tag(name : "summary" , value : tag_summary);
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"WillNotFix");
  exit(0);
}


include("http_func.inc");
include("http_keepalive.inc");
include("version_func.inc");

## Get the port
joomlaPort = get_http_port(default:80);
if(!joomlaPort){
  exit(0);
}

## Get the application directiory
if(!joomlaDir = get_dir_from_kb(port:joomlaPort, app:"joomla")){
  exit(0);
}

sndReq = http_get(item:string(joomlaDir, "/index.php?option=com_yvhotels&act=" +
                  "show_info&task=desc&id='"), port:joomlaPort);
rcvRes = http_send_recv(port:joomlaPort, data:sndReq);

## Check the response to confirm vulnerability
if('You have an error in your SQL syntax;' >< rcvRes){
  security_message(joomlaPort);
}