Ice Gallery module for Joomla! index.php SQL injection

icegallery-index-sql-injection (47604) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


The Ice Gallery module for Joomla! is vulnerable to SQL injection. A remote attacker could send specially-crafted SQL statements to the index.php script using the catid 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: 7.1
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated


Data Manipulation


No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


  • JoomlaCode Web site: Ice Gallery.
  • BID-33008: Joomla! Ice Gallery Component 'catid' Parameter SQL Injection Vulnerability
  • CVE-2008-6852: SQL injection vulnerability in the Ice Gallery (com_ice) component 0.5 beta 2 for Joomla! allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary SQL commands via the catid parameter to index.php.
  • OSVDB ID: 55709: Ice Gallery Component for Joomla! index.php catid Parameter SQL Injection

Platforms Affected:

  • Joomla! Ice Gallery module for Joomla! 0.5 beta 2


Dec 24, 2008

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