MyBulletinBoard (MyBB) admin/adminfunctions.php querystring Variable SQL Injection

2006-04-27T07:02:34
ID OSVDB:25074
Type osvdb
Reporter N/A(o.y.6@hotmail.com)
Modified 2006-04-27T07:02:34

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 admin/adminfunctions.php script not properly sanitizing user-supplied input to the 'querystring' variable. This may allow an attacker to inject or manipulate SQL queries in the backend database.

Technical Description

An attacker must supply valid admin authentication credentials in order to exploit this vulnerability.

Solution Description

Currently, there are no known upgrades, patches, or workarounds available to correct this issue.

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 admin/adminfunctions.php script not properly sanitizing user-supplied input to the 'querystring' variable. This may allow an attacker to inject or manipulate SQL queries in the backend database.

Manual Testing Notes

/admin/adminlogs.php?action=view&D3vil-0x1=[SQL]'

References:

Secunia Advisory ID:19865 Related OSVDB ID: 25075 Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2006-04/0565.html ISS X-Force ID: 26103 FrSIRT Advisory: ADV-2006-1566 CVE-2006-2103