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Vulnerability Assessment Details
Checks for SQL injection flaw in X7 Chat
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
The remote web server contains a PHP script that is prone to a SQL
The remote host is running X7 Chat, a web-based chat program written
The version of X7 Chat installed on the remote host fails to properly
sanitize input to the 'old_prefix' parameter of the 'upgradev1.php'
script before using it in a database query. This may permit an
unauthenticated attacker to uncover sensitive information such as
password hashes, modify data, launch attacks against the underlying
Note that successful exploitation is possible regardless of PHP's
See also :
Unknown at this time.
Network Security Threat Level:
High / CVSS Base Score : 7
Networks Security ID: 19123
Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006 Tenable Network Security
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