Bugzilla product name SQL injection

bugzilla-productname-sql-injection (13594) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


Bugzilla is vulnerable to SQL injection. A remote attacker with editproducts privileges could insert arbitrary SQL code in a product name that would be executed by the collectstats.pl (the nightly statistics cron job), which would allow the attacker to add, modify or delete user information in the backend database.


Data Manipulation


Upgrade to the latest version of Bugzilla (2.16.4 or later), available from the Bugzilla Bug Tracking System Web site. See References.

For Conectiva Linux:
Upgrade to the latest bugzilla package, as listed below. Refer to Conectiva Linux Security Announcement CLSA-2003:774 for more information. See References.

Conectiva Linux 9: 2.16.4-29154U90_1cl or later

For other distributions:
Contact your vendor for upgrade or patch information.


Platforms Affected:

  • Conectiva Linux 9.0
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.10
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.12
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.14
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.14.1
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.14.2
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.14.3
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.14.4
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.14.5
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.16
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.16.1
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.16.2
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.16.3
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.17.1
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.17.3
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.17.4
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.4
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.6
  • Mozilla Bugzilla 2.8


Nov 02, 2003

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