BrewBlogger index.php security bypass
|brewblogger-index-security-bypass (43649)||Medium Risk|
BrewBlogger could allow a remote attacker to bypass security restrictions, caused by an error in the index.php script. If magic_quotes_gpc is disabled, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using an HTTP POST request to add arbitrary users with administrative privileges and gain unauthorized access to the application.
Apply the patch for this vulnerability (BB_login_patch.zip), available from the BrewBlogger Web site. See References.
- BrewBlogger Web site: BrewBlogger - The Browser-Based Homebrew Logging System.
- BID-30133: BrewBlogger 'logincheck.inc.php' SQL Injection Vulnerability
- CVE-2008-6911: SQL injection vulnerability in the authenticateUser function in includes/authentication.inc.php in BrewBlogger (BB) 18.104.22.168, when magic_quotes_gpc is disabled, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary SQL commands via the loginUsername parameter to includes/logincheck.inc.php. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.
- OSVDB ID: 46863: BrewBlogger includes/authentication.inc.php loginUsername Parameter SQL Injection
- SA30983: BrewBlogger "authenticateUser()" SQL Injection Vulnerability
- BrewBlogger BrewBlogger 22.214.171.124
Jul 08, 2008
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