[SA17117] aeNovo Cross-Site Scripting and SQL Injection Vulnerabilities

2005-10-10T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:9895
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2005-10-10T00:00:00

Description

TITLE: aeNovo Cross-Site Scripting and SQL Injection Vulnerabilities

SECUNIA ADVISORY ID: SA17117

VERIFY ADVISORY: http://secunia.com/advisories/17117/

CRITICAL: Moderately critical

IMPACT: Cross Site Scripting, Manipulation of data

WHERE: >From remote

SOFTWARE: aeNovo http://secunia.com/product/4778/

DESCRIPTION: KAPDA has reported some vulnerabilities in aeNovo, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct cross-site scripting and SQL injection attacks.

1) Input passed to the "password" parameter in "user/control.asp" and the "strSQL" parameter in "search.php" isn't properly sanitised before being used in a SQL query. This can be exploited to manipulate SQL queries by injecting arbitrary SQL code.

2) Some unspecified input isn't properly saintised before being returned to the user. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's browser session in context of an affected site.

It has also been reported that passwords are stored in clear text in the "control", "content", and "pages" tables.

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

PROVIDED AND/OR DISCOVERED BY: Farhad Koosha and Devil_box, KAPDA

ORIGINAL ADVISORY: http://www.kapda.ir/advisory-78.html


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