SQL injection vulnerability in Entrans

Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2010-09-27T00:00:00


Vulnerability ID: HTB22607 Reference: http://www.htbridge.ch/advisory/sql_injection_vulnerability_in_entrans.html Product: Entrans Vendor: Khader Abbeb N ( http://sourceforge.net/projects/entrans/ ) Vulnerable Version: 0.3.2 and Probably Prior Versions Vendor Notification: 13 September 2010 Vulnerability Type: SQL Injection Status: Fixed by Vendor Risk level: High Credit: High-Tech Bridge SA - Ethical Hacking & Penetration Testing (http://www.htbridge.ch/)

Vulnerability Details: The vulnerability exists due to failure in the "main.php" script to properly sanitize user-supplied input in "parent_id" variable. Attacker can alter queries to the application SQL database, execute arbitrary queries to the database, compromise the application, access or modify sensitive data, or exploit various vulnerabilities in the underlying SQL database.

Attacker can use browser to exploit this vulnerability. The following PoC is available: http://host/main.php?parent_id=-1'+union+select+user()+--+ Solution: Upgrade to the most recent version