Mambo mambo.php Multiple Variable SQL Injection

2006-02-22T11:08:00
ID OSVDB:23503
Type osvdb
Reporter James Bercegay(security@gulftech.org)
Modified 2006-02-22T11:08:00

Description

Vulnerability Description

Mambo contains a flaw that may allow an attacker to carry out an SQL injection attack. The issue is due to the mambo.php script not properly sanitizing user-supplied input to the 'username' and 'task' variables. This may allow an attacker to inject or manipulate SQL queries in the backend database.

Solution Description

Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, Miro International Pty Ltd. has released a patch to address this vulnerability.

Short Description

Mambo contains a flaw that may allow an attacker to carry out an SQL injection attack. The issue is due to the mambo.php script not properly sanitizing user-supplied input to the 'username' and 'task' variables. This may allow an attacker to inject or manipulate SQL queries in the backend database.

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.mamboserver.com/ Security Tracker: 1015679 Secunia Advisory ID:18935 Related OSVDB ID: 23505 Related OSVDB ID: 23402 Other Advisory URL: http://www.gulftech.org/?node=research&article_id=00104-02242006 Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2006-02/0464.html FrSIRT Advisory: ADV-2006-0719 CVE-2006-1794 Bugtraq ID: 16775