TITLE: Unclassified NewsBoard "DateFrom" SQL Injection Vulnerability
SECUNIA ADVISORY ID: SA17614
VERIFY ADVISORY: http://secunia.com/advisories/17614/
CRITICAL: Moderately critical
IMPACT: Manipulation of data
WHERE: >From remote
SOFTWARE: Unclassified NewsBoard 1.x (UNB) http://secunia.com/product/5672/
DESCRIPTION: rgod has reported a vulnerability in Unclassified NewsBoard, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct SQL injection attacks.
Input passed to the "DateFrom" parameter in the search function isn't properly sanitised before being used in a SQL query. This can be exploited to manipulate SQL queries by injecting arbitrary SQL code.
The vulnerability has been reported in version 1.5.3 Patch 3. Other versions may also be affected.
SOLUTION: Update to version 1.5.3 Patch 4. http://newsboard.unclassified.de/download
PROVIDED AND/OR DISCOVERED BY: rgod
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