Article Manager profile.php SQL injection

article-manager-profile-sql-injection (26674) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


Article Manager from Alstrasoft is vulnerable to SQL injection. A remote attacker could send specially-crafted SQL statements to the profile.php script using the 'author_id' parameter or to the userarticles.php script using the 'aut_id' parameter, which could allow the attacker to add, modify, or delete information in the back-end database.


Data Manipulation


No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


  • Article Manager Web site: AlstraSoft - The Leading Business Software Provider. Start Your Own Turnkey Web Sites With AlstraSoft PHP Scripts. Solutions For Autoresponder, Live Support, Social Networking, Affiliate Network, Website Monitoring & Template Selling businesses.
  • BugTraq Mailing List, Mon May 22 2006 - 18:20:22 CDT: Alstrasoft Article Manager Pro v1.6.
  • CVE-2006-2565: SQL injection vulnerability in Alstrasoft Article Manager Pro 1.6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary SQL commands via (1) the author_id parameter in profile.php and (2) the aut_id parameter in userarticles.php. NOTE: the aut_id vector can produce resultant path disclosure if the SQL manipulation is invalid.
  • OSVDB ID: 25867: AlstraSoft Article Manager Pro profile.php author_id Parameter SQL Injection
  • OSVDB ID: 25868: AlstraSoft Article Manager Pro userarticles.php aut_id Parameter SQL Injection
  • SA20228: AlstraSoft Article Manager Pro SQL Injection and Script Insertion

Platforms Affected:

  • Alstrasoft Article Manager Pro 1.6


May 22, 2006

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