Vastal I-tech phpVID 1.2.3 SQL Injection

Type packetstorm
Reporter Jing Wang
Modified 2015-03-11T00:00:00


                                            `*Vastal I-tech phpVID 1.2.3 SQL Injection Security Vulnerabilities*  
Exploit Title: Vastal I-tech phpVID /groups.php Multiple Parameters SQL  
Injection Security Vulnerabilities  
Product: phpVID  
Vendor: Vastal I-tech  
Vulnerable Versions: 1.2.3 0.9.9  
Tested Version: 1.2.3 0.9.9  
Advisory Publication: March 10, 2015  
Latest Update: March 10, 2015  
Vulnerability Type: Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in an  
SQL Command ('SQL Injection') [CWE-89]  
CVE Reference: *  
Impact CVSS Severity (version 2.0):  
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)  
Impact Subscore: 6.4  
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0  
Credit: Wang Jing [Mathematics, Nanyang Technological University (NTU),  
*Advisory Details:*  
*(1) Vendor & Product Description:*  
Vastal I-tech  
*Product & Vulnerable Versions:*  
*Vendor URL & Download:*  
phpVID can be bought from here,  
*Product Introduction:*  
"phpVID is a video sharing software or a video shating script and has all  
the features that are needed to run a successful video sharing website like The features include the following. phpVID is the best youtube  
clone available. The latest features include the parsing of the subtitles  
file and sharing videos via facebook. With phpVID Video Sharing is  
extremely easy."  
"The quality of code and the latest web 2.0 technologies have helped our  
customers to achieve their goals with ease. Almost all customers who have  
purchased phpVID are running a successful video sharing website. The  
quality of code has helped in generating more then 3 million video views a  
month using a "single dedicated server". phpVID is the only software in  
market which was built in house and not just purchased from someone. We  
wrote the code we know the code and we support the code faster then anyone  
else. Have any questions/concerns please contact us at:  
See demo at: If you would like to see admin panel demo  
please email us at:"  
"Server Requirements:  
Preferred Server: Linux any Version  
PHP 4.1.0 or above  
MySQL 3.1.10 or above  
GD Library 2.0.1 or above  
Mod Rewrite and .htaccess enabled on server.  
FFMPEG (If you wish to convert the videos to Adobe Flash)"  
*(2) Vulnerability Details:*  
phpVID web application has a security bug problem. It can be exploited by  
SQL Injection attacks. This may allow an attacker to inject or manipulate  
SQL queries in the back-end database, allowing for the manipulation or  
disclosure of arbitrary data. Other bug hunter researchers have found some  
SQL Injection vulnerabilities related to it before, too. phpVID has patched  
some of them.  
*(2.1) *The first code programming flaw occurs at "groups.php?" page with  
"&order_by" "&cat" parameters.  
Wang Jing,  
Division of Mathematical Sciences (MAS),  
School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences (SPMS),  
Nanyang Technological University (NTU),