TITLE: RateIt "rateit_id" SQL Injection Vulnerability
SECUNIA ADVISORY ID: SA19637
VERIFY ADVISORY: http://secunia.com/advisories/19637/
CRITICAL: Moderately critical
IMPACT: Manipulation of data
WHERE: >From remote
SOFTWARE: RateIt 2.x http://secunia.com/product/9357/
DESCRIPTION: Aliaksandr Hartsuyeu has reported a vulnerability in RateIt, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct SQL injection attacks.
Input passed to the "rateit_id" parameter in rateit.php is not properly sanitised before being used in a SQL query. This can be exploited to manipulate SQL queries by injecting arbitrary SQL code.
Successful exploitation requires that "magic_quotes_gpc" is disabled.
The vulnerability has been reported in version 2.2. Other versions may also be affected.
SOLUTION: Edit the source code to ensure that input is properly sanitised.
PROVIDED AND/OR DISCOVERED BY: Aliaksandr Hartsuyeu
ORIGINAL ADVISORY: http://evuln.com/vulns/124/summary.html
About: This Advisory was delivered by Secunia as a free service to help everybody keeping their systems up to date against the latest vulnerabilities.
Definitions: (Criticality, Where etc.) http://secunia.com/about_secunia_advisories/
Please Note: Secunia recommends that you verify all advisories you receive by clicking the link. Secunia NEVER sends attached files with advisories. Secunia does not advise people to install third party patches, only use those supplied by the vendor.