XchangeBoard loginNick Variable SQL Injection

2006-10-20T09:48:54
ID OSVDB:29898
Type osvdb
Reporter MP()
Modified 2006-10-20T09:48:54

Description

Vulnerability Description

Xchangeboard contains a flaw that may allow an attacker to carry out an SQL injection attack. The issue is due to the logging script not properly sanitizing user-supplied input to the 'loginNick' 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

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

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.xchangeboard.de/ Secunia Advisory ID:22489 ISS X-Force ID: 29675 CVE-2006-5488 Bugtraq ID: 20643