vBulletin answer and extension parameter SQL injection

vbulletin-answer-extension-sql-injection (46682) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

vBulletin is vulnerable to SQL injection. A remote authenticated attacker could send specially-crafted SQL statements to the verify.php, attachmentpermission.php or image.php script using the answer or extension parameter, which could allow the attacker to view, add, modify or delete information in the back-end database.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 6.5
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: Single
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 6.2
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated

Consequences:

Data Manipulation

Remedy:

No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.

References:

  • vBulletin Web site: vBulletin - Instant Community.
  • waraxe-2004-SA#069: Multiple Sql Injection in vBulletin 3.7.4.
  • BID-32349: vBulletin 'admincp/verify.php' SQL Injection Vulnerability
  • BID-32352: vBulletin 'admincp/attachmentpermission.php' SQL Injection Vulnerability
  • BID-32353: vBulletin 'admincp/image.php' SQL Injection Vulnerability
  • CVE-2008-6255: Multiple SQL injection vulnerabilities in vBulletin 3.7.4 allow remote authenticated administrators to execute arbitrary SQL commands via the (1) answer parameter to admincp/verify.php, (2) extension parameter in an edit action to admincp/attachmentpermission.php, and the (3) iperm parameter to admincp/image.php.
  • OSVDB ID: 49920: vBulletin admincp/verify.php answer Parameter SQL Injection
  • OSVDB ID: 49921: vBulletin admincp/attachmentpermission.php extension Parameter SQL Injection
  • OSVDB ID: 52279: vBulletin admincp/image.php iperm Parameter SQL Injection
  • SA32775: vBulletin SQL Injection Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • Jelsoft Enterprises vBulletin 3.7.4

Reported:

Nov 17, 2008

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