Zen Cart sqlpatch.php SQL injection

zencart-sqlpatch-sql-injection (51317) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Zen Cart is vulnerable to SQL injection. A remote attacker could send specially-crafted SQL statements to the sqlpatch.php script using an unspecified parameter, which could allow the attacker to view, add, modify or delete information in the back-end database.

*CVSS:

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

Consequences:

Data Manipulation

Remedy:

Apply the patch for this vulnerability (security_patch_v138_20090619.zip), available from Zen Cart Support Web site. See References.

References:

  • Zen Cart Web site: shopping cart software | Zen Cart Ecommerce Solution.
  • BID-35468: Zen Cart 'admin/sqlpatch.php' SQL Injection Vulnerability
  • CVE-2009-2254: Zen Cart 1.3.8a, 1.3.8, and earlier does not require administrative authentication for admin/sqlpatch.php, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary SQL commands via the query_string parameter in an execute action, in conjunction with a PATH_INFO of password_forgotten.php, related to a SQL Execution issue.
  • OSVDB ID: 55343: Zen Cart admin/sqlpatch.php query_string Parameter SQL Injection
  • SA35550: Zen Cart Administration Security Bypass Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • Zen Cart Zen Cart 1.3.8

Reported:

Jun 23, 2009

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