Atlantis Knowledge Base Software search.php searchStr Variable SQL Injection

2005-11-28T09:03:26
ID OSVDB:21267
Type osvdb
Reporter r0t(krustevs@googlemail.com)
Modified 2005-11-28T09:03:26

Description

Vulnerability Description

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

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

References:

Vendor URL: http://atlantisfaq.com/ Secunia Advisory ID:17812 Packet Storm: http://packetstormsecurity.org/0511-advisories/sa17812.txt Other Advisory URL: http://pridels.blogspot.com/2005/11/altantisfaq-sql-inj-vuln.html FrSIRT Advisory: ADV-2005-2624 CVE-2005-3881