427BB showthread.php SQL injection

427bb-showthread-sql-injection (24039) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


427BB is vulnerable to SQL injection. A remote attacker could send specially-crafted SQL statements to the showthread.php script using the ForumID parameter, which could allow the attacker to add, modify, or delete information in the back-end database.


Base Score: 7
  Access Vector: Remote
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: Not Required
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
Temporal Score: 6.1
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed


Data Manipulation


Upgrade to the latest version of 427BB (2.3.1 or later), available from the 427BB Web site. See References.


  • eVuln Advisory EV0018: 427BB Multiple Vulnerabilities (Cookie-based Authentication Bypass, SQL Injections, XSS).
  • SourceForge.net: SourceForge.net: Project Info - 427BB.
  • BID-16169: 427BB Showthread.PHP SQL Injection Vulnerability
  • CVE-2006-0154: SQL injection vulnerability in showthread.php in 427BB 2.2 and 2.2.1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary SQL commands via the ForumID parameter.
  • OSVDB ID: 22275: 427BB showthread.php ForumID Parameter SQL Injection
  • SA18354: 427BB Multiple Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • 427BB 427BB 2.2
  • 427BB 427BB 2.2.1


Jan 07, 2006

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