Links Manager admin.php nick Variable SQL Injection

2006-08-21T05:18:58
ID OSVDB:28066
Type osvdb
Reporter Aliaksandr Hartsuyeu(alex@evuln.com)
Modified 2006-08-21T05:18:58

Description

Vulnerability Description

Links Manager contains a flaw that may allow an attacker to carry out an SQL injection attack. The issue is due to the 'admin.php' script not properly sanitizing user-supplied input to the 'nick' variable. This may allow an attacker to inject or manipulate SQL queries in the backend database.

Technical Description

This vulnerability is only present when the magic_quotes_gpc PHP option is 'off'.

Solution Description

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

Short Description

Links Manager contains a flaw that may allow an attacker to carry out an SQL injection attack. The issue is due to the 'admin.php' script not properly sanitizing user-supplied input to the 'nick' variable. This may allow an attacker to inject or manipulate SQL queries in the backend database.

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.cloudnineinteractive.co.uk/ Secunia Advisory ID:21560 Related OSVDB ID: 28067 Other Advisory URL: http://evuln.com/vulns/136/summary.html Other Advisory URL: http://evuln.com/vulns/136/description.html Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2006-09/0210.html Keyword: EV0136 ISS X-Force ID: 28499 CVE-2006-4328 Bugtraq ID: 19649