MyBulletinBoard (MyBB) ratethread.php rating Variable POST Method SQL Injection

2005-12-09T08:03:46
ID OSVDB:22158
Type osvdb
Reporter Tobias Klein(tk@trapkit.de)
Modified 2005-12-09T08:03:46

Description

Vulnerability Description

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

Solution Description

Upgrade to version 1.0 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Short Description

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

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.mybboard.com/ Vendor Specific News/Changelog Entry: http://community.mybboard.net/showthread.php?tid=5184 Security Tracker: 1015407 Secunia Advisory ID:18000 Related OSVDB ID: 21601 Related OSVDB ID: 21600 Related OSVDB ID: 22156 Related OSVDB ID: 22157 Other Advisory URL: http://www.trapkit.de/advisories/TKPN2005-12-001.txt Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2005-12/0282.html Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2005-12/0379.html Keyword: TKPN2005-12-001