[SA19181] RedBLoG "cat_id" SQL Injection Vulnerability

2006-03-09T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:11753
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2006-03-09T00:00:00

Description

TITLE: RedBLoG "cat_id" SQL Injection Vulnerability

SECUNIA ADVISORY ID: SA19181

VERIFY ADVISORY: http://secunia.com/advisories/19181/

CRITICAL: Moderately critical

IMPACT: Manipulation of data

WHERE: >From remote

SOFTWARE: RedBLoG 0.x http://secunia.com/product/8630/

DESCRIPTION: x128 has discovered a vulnerability in RedBLoG, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct SQL injection attacks.

Input passed to the "cat_id" parameter is not 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 confirmed in version 0.5. Other versions may also be affected.

SOLUTION: Edit the source code to ensure that input is properly sanitised.

PROVIDED AND/OR DISCOVERED BY: x128

ORIGINAL ADVISORY: http://www.x128.net/redblog-05-remote-sql-injection.txt


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