Radexscript CMS 2.2.0 SQL Injection

2015-02-09T00:00:00
ID PACKETSTORM:130322
Type packetstorm
Reporter Pham Kien Cuong
Modified 2015-02-09T00:00:00

Description

                                        
                                            `#Vulnerability title: Radexscript CMS 2.2.0 - SQL Injection vulnerability  
#Vendor: http://redaxscript.com/  
#Product: Radexscript CMS  
#Software link: http://redaxscript.com/download/releases  
#Affected version: Redaxscript 2.2.0  
#Fixed version: Redaxscript 2.3.0  
#CVE ID: CVE-2015-1518  
#Author: Pham Kien Cuong (cuong.k.pham@itas.vn) & ITAS Team (www.itas.vn)  
  
  
  
:: PROOF OF CONCEPT ::  
  
POST /redaxscript/ HTTP/1.1  
Host: target.local  
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64; rv:34.0) Gecko/20100101  
Firefox/34.0  
Accept: text/html,application/xhtml+xml,application/xml;q=0.9,*/*;q=0.8  
Accept-Language: en-US,en;q=0.5  
Accept-Encoding: gzip, deflate  
Cookie: PHPSESSID=khtnnm1tvvk3s12if0no367872;  
GEAR=local-5422433b500446ead50002d4  
Connection: keep-alive  
Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded  
Content-Length: 96  
  
search_terms=[SQL INJECTION  
HERE]&search_post=&token=24bcb285bc6f5c93203e4f95d9f2008331faf294&search_pos  
t=Search  
  
  
  
- Vulnerable parameter: $search_terms  
- Vulnerable file: redaxscript/includes/search.php  
- Vulnerable function: search_post()  
  
- Vulnerable code:  
function search_post()  
{  
/* clean post */  
  
if (ATTACK_BLOCKED < 10)  
{  
$search_terms = clean($_POST['search_terms'], 5);  
}  
  
/* validate post */  
  
if (strlen($search_terms) < 3 || $search_terms == l('search_terms'))  
{  
$error = l('input_incorrect');  
}  
  
/* query results */  
  
else  
{  
$search = array_filter(explode(' ', $search_terms));  
$search_keys = array_keys($search);  
$last = end($search_keys);  
  
/* query search */  
  
$query = 'SELECT id, title, alias, description, date,  
category, access FROM ' . PREFIX . 'articles WHERE (language = \'' .  
Redaxscript\Registry::get('language') . '\' || language = \'\') && status =  
1';  
if ($search)  
{  
$query .= ' && (';  
foreach ($search as $key => $value)  
{  
  
$query .= 'title LIKE \'%' . $value . '%\'  
|| description LIKE \'%' . $value . '%\' || keywords LIKE \'%' . $value .  
'%\' || text LIKE \'%' . $value . '%\'';  
if ($last != $key)  
{  
$query .= ' || ';  
}  
}  
$query .= ')';  
}  
$query .= ' ORDER BY date DESC LIMIT 50';  
$result =  
Redaxscript\Db::forTablePrefix('articles')->rawQuery($query)->findArray();  
$num_rows = count($result);  
if ($result == '' || $num_rows == '')  
{  
$error = l('search_no');  
}  
  
/* collect output */  
  
else if ($result)  
{  
$accessValidator = new  
Redaxscript\Validator\Access();  
$output = '<h2 class="title_content  
title_search_result">' . l('search') . '</h2>';  
$output .= form_element('fieldset', '',  
'set_search_result', '', '', '<span class="title_content_sub  
title_search_result_sub">' . l('articles') . '</span>') . '<ol  
class="list_search_result">';  
foreach ($result as $r)  
{  
$access = $r['access'];  
  
/* if access granted */  
  
if ($accessValidator->validate($access,  
MY_GROUPS) === Redaxscript\Validator\Validator::PASSED)  
{  
if ($r)  
{  
foreach ($r as $key =>  
$value)  
{  
$$key =  
stripslashes($value);  
}  
}  
  
/* prepare metadata */  
  
if ($description == '')  
{  
$description = $title;  
}  
$date = date(s('date'),  
strtotime($date));  
  
/* build route */  
  
if ($category == 0)  
{  
$route = $alias;  
}  
else  
{  
$route =  
build_route('articles', $id);  
}  
  
/* collect item output */  
  
$output .= '<li  
class="item_search_result">' . anchor_element('internal', '',  
'link_search_result', $title, $route, $description) . '<span  
class="date_search_result">' . $date . '</span></li>';  
}  
else  
{  
$counter++;  
}  
}  
$output .= '</ol></fieldset>';  
  
/* handle access */  
  
if ($num_rows == $counter)  
{  
$error = l('access_no');  
}  
}  
}  
  
/* handle error */  
  
if ($error)  
{  
notification(l('something_wrong'), $error);  
}  
else  
{  
echo $output;  
}  
}  
  
  
:: SOLUTION ::  
Update to Redaxscript 2.3.0  
  
:: INFORMATION DISCLOSURE ::  
- 11/27/2014: Inform the vendor  
- 11/28/2014: Vendor confirmed  
- 01/29/2015: Vendor releases patch  
- 01/05/2015: ITAS Team publishes information  
  
  
:: REFERENCE ::  
-  
http://www.itas.vn/news/itas-team-found-out-a-sql-injection-vulnerability-in  
-redaxscript-2-2-0-cms-75.html  
  
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