evoTopsites Input Validation Flaw in 'cat_id' and 'id' Parameters Permit SQL Injection Attacks
SecurityTracker Alert ID: 1016062|
SecurityTracker URL: http://securitytracker.com/id/1016062
(Links to External Site)
Updated: Dec 5 2009|
Original Entry Date: May 11 2006
Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information, User access via network|
Exploit Included: Yes |
Hamid Ebadi reported a vulnerability in evoTopsites. A remote user can inject SQL commands.|
The 'index.php' does not properly validate user-supplied input in the 'cat_id' and 'id' parameters. If magic_quotes_gpc is disabled, a remote user can supply a specially crafted parameter value to execute SQL commands on the underlying database.
A demonstration exploit URL is provided:
evoTopsites Pro is also affected.
The original advisory is available at:
A remote user can execute SQL commands on the underlying database.|
No solution was available at the time of this entry.|
Vendor URL: www.evo-dev.com/products/evotopsites/ (Links to External Site)
Input validation error|
Linux (Any), UNIX (Any), Windows (Any)|
Source Message Contents
Date: Sat, 6 May 2006 20:07:38 -0700 (PDT)|
Subject: evoTopsites SQL injection
evoTopsites SQL injection
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The information has been provided by Hamid Ebadi
The original article can be found at:
Input passed to the "cat_id" ,"id" parameter in
"index.php" is not properly sanitised before being
used in a SQL query.
This can be exploited to manipulate SQL queries.
you can even test the exploit here :
"evoTopsite Free Demo"
note: Successful exploitation requires that
"magic_quotes_gpc" is disabled.
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