Scout Portal Toolkit SPT--ForumTopics.php forumid Variable SQL Injection

2006-06-27T06:19:08
ID OSVDB:26870
Type osvdb
Reporter Simo64 Moroccan Security Team(simo64@gmail.com)
Modified 2006-06-27T06:19:08

Description

Vulnerability Description

Scout Portal Toolkit contains a flaw that may allow an attacker to carry out an SQL injection attack. The issue is due to the SPT--ForumTopics.php script not properly sanitizing user-supplied input to the 'forumid' 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

Scout Portal Toolkit contains a flaw that may allow an attacker to carry out an SQL injection attack. The issue is due to the SPT--ForumTopics.php script not properly sanitizing user-supplied input to the 'forumid' variable. This may allow an attacker to inject or manipulate SQL queries in the backend database.

References:

Vendor URL: http://scout.wisc.edu/Projects/SPT/ Secunia Advisory ID:20857 ISS X-Force ID: 27401 Generic Exploit URL: http://milw0rm.com/exploits/1957 FrSIRT Advisory: ADV-2006-2560 CVE-2006-3309 Bugtraq ID: 18688