Documents Seller component for Joomla! category_id SQL injection

documentseller-categoryid-sql-injection (56006) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

The Documents Seller component for Joomla! is vulnerable to SQL injection. A remote attacker could send specially-crafted SQL statements to the index.php script using the category_id 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:

Upgrade to the latest version of Document Seller For Docman (2.5.2 or later), available from the Joomla! Extensions Directory Web site. See References.

References:

  • JoomDonation Web site: Documents Seller (aka DMS).
  • Joomla! Extensions Directory Web Site: Documents Seller.
  • Offensive Security Exploit Database [01-30-2010]: Joomla Component com_dms SQL Injection Vulnerability .
  • Packet Storm Web site: The Joomla DMS component suffers from a remote SQL injection vulnerability. .
  • BID-38017: Joomla! 'com_dms' Component 'category_id' Parameter SQL Injection Vulnerability
  • BID-38024: Joomla! Documents Seller Component 'category_id' Parameter SQL Injection Vulnerability
  • CVE-2010-0800: SQL injection vulnerability in the Ossolution Team Documents Seller (aka DMS) (com_dms) component 2.5.1 for Joomla! allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary SQL commands via the category_id parameter in a view_category action to index.php.
  • OSVDB ID: 62040: Documents Seller Component for Joomla! index.php category_id Parameter SQL Injection
  • SA38410: Joomla! Documents Seller Component "category_id" SQL Injection Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • Joomla! Joomla!
  • Ossolution Team Documents Seller (com_dms) component for Joomla 2.5.1

Reported:

Jan 30, 2010

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