Content2Web index.php show Variable SQL Injection

2005-09-13T23:00:58
ID OSVDB:19488
Type osvdb
Reporter LINUX(svsecurity@gmail.com)
Modified 2005-09-13T23:00:58

Description

Vulnerability Description

Content2Web contains a flaw that may allow an attacker to carry out an SQL injection attack. The issue is due to the index.php script not properly sanitizing user-supplied input to the 'show' variable. This may allow an 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

Content2Web contains a flaw that may allow an attacker to carry out an SQL injection attack. The issue is due to the index.php script not properly sanitizing user-supplied input to the 'show' variable. This may allow an attacker to inject or manipulate SQL queries in the backend database.

Manual Testing Notes

http://[target]/index.php?show=c2w_news%2Ephp&cat=news_archiv

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.content2web.org/ Security Tracker: 1014900 Related OSVDB ID: 19489 Related OSVDB ID: 19491 Related OSVDB ID: 19490 ISS X-Force ID: 22304 Bugtraq ID: 14862