Netref index.php cat Variable SQL Injection

2005-12-12T08:56:55
ID OSVDB:21623
Type osvdb
Reporter OSVDB
Modified 2005-12-12T08:56:55

Description

Vulnerability Description

Netref 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 'cat' 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

Netref 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 'cat' variable. This may allow an attacker to inject or manipulate SQL queries in the backend database.

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.netref.net/ Secunia Advisory ID:17987