WSN Knowledge Base comments.php id Variable SQL Injection

2005-11-28T08:48:47
ID OSVDB:21263
Type osvdb
Reporter r0t(krustevs@googlemail.com)
Modified 2005-11-28T08:48:47

Description

Vulnerability Description

WSN Knowledge Base contains a flaw that may allow an attacker to carry out an SQL injection attack. The issue is due to the comments.php script not properly sanitizing user-supplied input to the 'id' 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

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

Manual Testing Notes

/comments.php?id=[SQL]

References:

Vendor URL: http://scripts.webmastersite.net/wsnkb/ Secunia Advisory ID:17810 Related OSVDB ID: 21264 Related OSVDB ID: 21262 Packet Storm: http://packetstormsecurity.org/0511-advisories/sa17810.txt Other Advisory URL: http://pridels.blogspot.com/2005/11/wsn-knowledge-base-sql-inj-vuln.html ISS X-Force ID: 23295 CVE-2005-3939 Bugtraq ID: 15656