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MyBB member.php SQL Injection Vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks for SQL injection vulnerability in MyBB's member.php script

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote web server contains a PHP script that is prone to SQL
injection attacks.

Description :

The remote version of MyBB fails to sanitize user-supplied input to
the avatar upload system via the 'uid' parameter of the 'member.php'
script. If PHP's 'magic_quotes_gpc' setting is disabled, a possible hacker
may be able to leverage this issue to uncover password hashes and
thereby gain access to the application's admin panel.

See also :

http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=110486566600980&w=2

Solution :

Either enable PHP's 'magic_quotes_gpc' setting or upgrade to MyBB
Preview Release 2 or later.

Network Security Threat Level:

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6
(AV:R/AC:H/Au:NR/C:P/A:P/I:P/B:N)

Networks Security ID: 12161

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005 Tenable Network Security

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