Active News Manager activeNews_categories.asp catID Variable SQL Injection

2006-11-14T09:04:32
ID OSVDB:30518
Type osvdb
Reporter Laurent Gaffié(laurent.gaffie@gmail.com)
Modified 2006-11-14T09:04:32

Description

Vulnerability Description

Active News Manager contains a flaw that may allow an attacker to carry out an SQL injection attack. The issue is due to the activeNews_categories.asp script not properly sanitizing user-supplied input to the 'catID' 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

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

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.dotnetindex.com/ Secunia Advisory ID:22981 Related OSVDB ID: 30519 Related OSVDB ID: 30520 Other Advisory URL: http://securityreason.com/securityalert/1910 Other Advisory URL: http://www.aria-security.com/forum/showthread.php?t=33 Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2006-11/0355.html Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2006-11/0318.html ISS X-Force ID: 30352 FrSIRT Advisory: ADV-2006-4600 CVE-2006-6094 Bugtraq ID: 21167