TaskFreak! index.php SQL injection

taskfreak-index-sql-injection (39645) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


TaskFreak! is vulnerable to SQL injection. A remote attacker could send specially-crafted SQL statements to the index.php script using the sContext parameter, which could allow the attacker to view, add, modify or delete information in the back-end database.


Base Score: 7.5
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
Temporal Score: 6.5
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed


Data Manipulation


Upgrade to the latest version of TaskFreak! (0.6.2 o later), available from the TaskFreak! Web site. See References.


  • TaskFreak! Web site: multi user v0.6.2 - 06 April 2008.
  • TaskFreak! Web site: TaskFreak!.
  • BID-27257: TaskFreak! 'index.php' SQL Injection Vulnerability
  • CVE-2008-0270: SQL injection vulnerability in index.php in TaskFreak! 0.6.1 and earlier allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary SQL commands via the sContext parameter.
  • OSVDB ID: 40235: TaskFreak index.php sContext Parameter SQL Injection
  • SA28448: TaskFreak "sContext" SQL Injection Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • Stan Ozier TaskFreak! 0.6.1


Jan 12, 2008

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