Sql injection in SugarCRM

Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2011-12-04T00:00:00


Vulnerability ID: HTB23051 Reference: https://www.htbridge.ch/advisory/sql_injection_in_sugarcrm.html Product: SugarCRM Vendor: SugarCRM Inc. ( http://www.sugarcrm.com ) Vulnerable Version: Community Edition 6.3.0RC1 and probably prior Tested Version: Community Edition 6.3.0RC1 Vendor Notification: 05 October 2011 Vulnerability Type: SQL Injection Status: Fixed by Vendor Risk level: Medium Credit: High-Tech Bridge SA Security Research Lab ( https://www.htbridge.ch/advisory/ )

Vulnerability Details: High-Tech Bridge SA Security Research Lab has discovered vulnerability in SugarCRM, which can be exploited to perform sql injection attacks.

Input passed via the "where" and "order" GET parameters to index.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.

The following PoC code is available:



Successful exploitation of the vulnerabilities requires attacker to be registered and logged-in.

Solution: Upgrade to the version 6.4.0

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