OSSIM 2.1.5 SQL Injection

Type packetstorm
Reporter Nahuel Grisolia
Modified 2009-12-17T00:00:00


                                            `Advisory Name: SQL injection in OSSIM  
Vulnerability Class: SQL injection  
Release Date: 12-16-2009  
Affected Applications: Confirmed in OSSIM 2.1.5. Other versions may also be affected.  
Affected Platforms: Multiple  
Local / Remote: Remote  
Severity: High – CVSS: 9 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)  
Researcher: Nahuel Grisolía  
Vendor Status: Acknowledged/Fixed. New release available (OSSIM 2.1.5-4)  
Reference to Vulnerability Disclosure Policy: http://www.cybsec.com/vulnerability_policy.pdf  
Vulnerability Description:  
A vulnerability has been discovered in OSSIM, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct  
SQL injection attacks.  
Input passed via the "id_document" parameter to repository_attachment.php is not properly sanitized  
before being used in a SQL query. This can be exploited to manipulate SQL queries by injecting  
arbitrary SQL code.  
The vulnerability is confirmed in version 2.1.5. Other versions may also be affected.  
Proof of Concept:  
Impact: Execute arbitrary SQL queries.  
Solution: Upgrade to OSSIM 2.1.5-4  
Vendor Response:  
2009-12-08 – Vulnerability is identified  
2009-12-09 – Vendor is contacted  
2009-12-09 – Vendor confirmed vulnerability  
2009-12-16 – Vendor released fixed version  
2009-12-16 – Vulnerability is published  
Contact Information:  
For more information regarding the vulnerability feel free to contact the researcher at  
ngrisolia <at> cybsec <dot> com  
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