Blog Writer module for Miniweb historymonth parameter SQL injection

blogwriter-historymonth-sql-injection (42220) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


The Blog Writer module for Miniweb is vulnerable to SQL injection. A remote attacker could send specially-crafted SQL statements to the index.php script using the historymonth 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


Apply the patch for this vulnerability, available from the Miniweb Web site. See References.


  • Miniweb Web site: Miniweb 2.0 Portal System.
  • BID-29061: Intesync LLC Miniweb 2.0 Blog Writer Module 'historymonth' Parameter SQL Injection Vulnerability
  • CVE-2008-2197: SQL injection vulnerability in the blogwriter module 2.0 for Miniweb allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary SQL commands via the historymonth parameter to index.php.
  • OSVDB ID: 44795: Miniweb index.php Multiple Parameter SQL Injection
  • SA30085: Miniweb "historymonth" SQL Injection Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • Intesync Blog Writer module for Miniweb 2.0


May 05, 2008

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