Ruperts News Script login.php SQL injection

rupertsnewsscript-login-sql-injection (26144) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


Ruperts News Script is vulnerable to SQL injection. If magic_quotes_gpc is disabled, a remote attacker could send specially-crafted SQL statements to the login.php script using the 'username' parameter, which could allow the attacker to bypass authentication and possibly add, modify, or delete information in the back-end database.


Bypass Security


Upgrade to the latest version of Ruperts News Script, available from the Ruperts News Web site. See References.


  • Web site: Ruperts News Script - Download.
  • eVuln Advisory EV0128: Ruperts News Script SQL Injection Vulnerability.
  • BID-17758: Ruperts News Script Login.PHP SQL Injection Vulnerability
  • CVE-2006-2135: SQL injection vulnerability in login.php in Ruperts News allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary SQL commands via the username parameter.
  • OSVDB ID: 25156: Ruperts News Script login.php username Parameter SQL Injection
  • SA19895: Ruperts News Script "username" SQL Injection

Platforms Affected:

  • Ruperts News Script 2004/10/14


Apr 29, 2006

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