Contrexx CMS Poll Module votingoption Parameter SQL Injection

2005-07-22T06:55:19
ID OSVDB:18166
Type osvdb
Reporter Christopher Kunz(christopher.kunz@hardened-php.net)
Modified 2005-07-22T06:55:19

Description

Vulnerability Description

Contrexx CMS contains a flaw that may allow an attacker to carry out an SQL injection attack. The issue is due to the poll module not properly sanitizing user-supplied input to the 'votingoption' variable. This may allow an attacker to inject or manipulate SQL queries in the backend database.

Solution Description

Upgrade to version 1.0.5 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Short Description

Contrexx CMS contains a flaw that may allow an attacker to carry out an SQL injection attack. The issue is due to the poll module not properly sanitizing user-supplied input to the 'votingoption' variable. This may allow an attacker to inject or manipulate SQL queries in the backend database.

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.contrexx.com Security Tracker: 1014554 Secunia Advisory ID:16169 Related OSVDB ID: 18169 Related OSVDB ID: 18168 Related OSVDB ID: 18170 Related OSVDB ID: 18167 Other Advisory URL: http://www.hardened-php.net/advisory_112005.59.html Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2005-07/0506.html CVE-2005-2415