Vanilla Forums multiple SQL injection

vanillaforums-multiple-sql-injection (83289) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Vanilla Forums is vulnerable to SQL injection. A remote attacker could send specially-crafted SQL statements to multiple scripts using multiple parameters, 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 Vanilla Forums (2.0.18.8 or later), available from the Vanilla Forums Web site. See References.

References:

  • Offensive Security Exploit Database [04-08-2013]: Vanilla Forums 2-0-18-4 - SQL-Injection Vulnerability.
  • Vanilla Forums Web Site: Vanilla Forums.
  • BID-58922: Vanilla Forums Multiple SQL Injection Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2013-3527: Multiple SQL injection vulnerabilities in Vanilla Forums before 2.0.18.8 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary SQL commands via the parameter name in the Form/Email array to (1) entry/signin or (2) entry/passwordrequest.
  • SA52825: Vanilla Forums Parameter Name SQL Injection Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • Vanilla Forums Vanilla Forums 2-0-18-4

Reported:

Apr 08, 2013

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