phpCommunity class_forum.php and class_search.php SQL injection

phpcommunity-classforum-sql-injection (49151) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

phpCommunity is vulnerable to SQL injection. If magic_quotes_gpc is disabled, a remote attacker could send specially-crafted SQL statements to the class_forum.php or class_search.php script using the forum_id, wert, or topic_id parameter, which could allow the attacker to view, add, modify or delete information in the back-end database.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 6.8
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 6.5
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated

Consequences:

Data Manipulation

Remedy:

No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.

References:

  • SourceForge.net: phpCommunity 2.
  • BID-34056: phpCommunity2 Multiple Remote Input Validation Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2009-4884: Multiple SQL injection vulnerabilities in phpCommunity 2 2.1.8, when magic_quotes_gpc is disabled, allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary SQL commands via (1) the forum_id parameter in a forum action to index.php, (2) the topic_id parameter in a forum action to index.php, (3) the wert parameter in an id search action to index.php, (4) the wert parameter in a nick search action to index.php, or (5) the wert parameter in a forum search action to index.php, related to class_forum.php and class_search.php.
  • OSVDB ID: 54003: phpCommunity module/forum/class_forum.php SQL Injection
  • OSVDB ID: 54004: phpCommunity module/forum/class_search.php SQL Injection

Platforms Affected:

  • phpCommunity phpCommunity 2.1.8

Reported:

Mar 09, 2009

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