SQL injection in SweetRice CMS

2010-11-04T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:25073
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2010-11-04T00:00:00

Description

Vulnerability ID: HTB22667 Reference: http://www.htbridge.ch/advisory/sql_injection_in_sweetrice_cms.html Product: SweetRice CMS Vendor: basic-cms.org ( http://www.basic-cms.org/ ) Vulnerable Version: 0.6.7 Vendor Notification: 21 October 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 "/index.php" scripts to properly sanitize user-supplied input.
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]/index.php?action=attachment&file_name=%27 http://[host]/index.php?action=show_comment&post=%27 http://[host]/index.php?action=rssfeed&type=entry&sys-name=%27 http://[host]/index.php?action=view&sys-name=%27

Solution: Upgrade to the most recent version