Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> CGI abuses >> phpMyFAQ username SQL Injection Vulnerability


Vulnerability Assessment Details

phpMyFAQ username SQL Injection Vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks for username SQL injection vulnerability in phpMyFAQ

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote web server contains a PHP script that permits for SQL
injection attacks.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of phpMyFAQ that fails to
sufficiently sanitize the 'username' parameter before using it in SQL
queries. As a result, a remote attacker can pass malicious input to
database queries, potentially resulting in data exposure, data
modification, or attacks against the database itself.

See also :

http://www.phpmyfaq.de/advisory_2005-03-06.php

Solution :

Upgrade to phpMyFAQ version 1.4.7 or 1.5.0 RC2 or greater.

Network Security Threat Level:

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5
(AV:R/AC:L/Au:NR/C:P/A:N/I:P/B:N)

Networks Security ID: 12741

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2007 Tenable Network Security

Cables, Connectors

SUPERMICRO MBD-X9SCL-O LGA 1155 Intel C202 Micro ATX Intel Xeon E3 Server
$224.0
SUPERMICRO MBD-X9SCL-O LGA 1155 Intel C202 Micro ATX Intel Xeon E3 Server pictureSUPERMICRO MBD-X9SCM-F-O LGA 1155 Intel C204 Micro ATX Intel Xeon E3 Server
$225.0
SUPERMICRO MBD-X9SCM-F-O LGA 1155 Intel C204 Micro ATX Intel Xeon E3 Server pictureHPE ProLiant MicroServer Gen10 Ultra Micro Tower Server 873830S01
$466.78
HPE ProLiant MicroServer Gen10 Ultra Micro Tower Server 873830S01 pictureHPE ProLiant MicroServer Gen10 Ultra Micro Tower Server P04923S01
$560.86
HPE ProLiant MicroServer Gen10 Ultra Micro Tower Server P04923S01 picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.