Softbiz Web Host Directory search_result.php cid Variable SQL Injection

2005-11-23T00:00:00
ID OSVDB:21079
Type osvdb
Reporter r0t(krustevs@googlemail.com)
Modified 2005-11-23T00:00:00

Description

Vulnerability Description

Web Host Directory contains a flaw that may allow an attacker to carry out an SQL injection attack. The issue is due to the 'search_result.php' script not properly sanitizing user-supplied input to the 'cid' 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

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

Manual Testing Notes

http://[target]/search_result.php?cid=[sql]

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.softbizscripts.com/web-hosting-directory-script.php Secunia Advisory ID:17724 Related OSVDB ID: 21081 Related OSVDB ID: 21083 Related OSVDB ID: 21080 Related OSVDB ID: 21082 Related OSVDB ID: 21084 Other Advisory URL: http://pridels.blogspot.com/2005/11/web-host-directory-script-multiple.html ISS X-Force ID: 23208 Bugtraq ID: 15561