mytube and MyRemote Video Gallery component for Joomla! user_id parameter SQL injection

joomla-commytube-userid-sql-injection (53401) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

The mytube and MyRemote Video Gallery component for Joomla! is vulnerable to SQL injection. A remote authenticated attacker could send specially-crafted SQL statements to index.php script using the user_if 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: Workaround
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Data Manipulation

Remedy:

As a workaround for this vulnerability, uninstall the affected component.

References:

  • Joomla! Extensions Directory Web site: MyRemote Video Gallery.
  • BID-36470: Joomla! MyRemote Video Gallery 'user_id' Parameter SQL Injection Vulnerability
  • CVE-2009-3446: SQL injection vulnerability in the MyRemote Video Gallery (com_mytube) component 1.0 Beta for Joomla! allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary SQL commands via the user_id parameter in a videos action to index.php.
  • OSVDB ID: 58405: MyRemote Video Gallery Component for Joomla! index.php user_id Parameter SQL Injection

Platforms Affected:

  • Jomtube Team MyRemote Video Gallery component for Joomla! 1.0 beta
  • Joomla! Joomla!

Reported:

Sep 21, 2009

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