DeluxeBB forums.php fid Variable SQL Injection

2005-09-15T06:06:35
ID OSVDB:19406
Type osvdb
Reporter abducter(abducter_minds@yahoo.com)
Modified 2005-09-15T06:06:35

Description

Vulnerability Description

DeluxeBB contains a flaw that may allow a remote attacker to carry out an SQL injection attack. The issue is due to the 'forums.php' script not properly sanitizing user-supplied input to the 'fid' variable. This may allow a remote attacker to inject or manipulate SQL queries in the backend database.

Solution Description

Currently, there are no known upgrades, patches, or workarounds available to correct this issue.

Short Description

DeluxeBB contains a flaw that may allow a remote attacker to carry out an SQL injection attack. The issue is due to the 'forums.php' script not properly sanitizing user-supplied input to the 'fid' variable. This may allow a remote attacker to inject or manipulate SQL queries in the backend database.

Manual Testing Notes

http://[target]/forums.php?fid=[code]

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.deluxebb.com/ Secunia Advisory ID:16819 Related OSVDB ID: 19405 Related OSVDB ID: 19407 Related OSVDB ID: 19408 Related OSVDB ID: 19404 ISS X-Force ID: 22273 CVE-2005-2989 Bugtraq ID: 14851