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ExponentCMS Input Validation Flaw in showComments Function Lets Remote Authenticated Users Inject SQL Commands
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1037368
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2016-9481   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Nov 30 2016
Impact:   Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information, User access via network
Exploit Included:  Yes  
Version(s): 2.4.0
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in ExponentCMS. A remote authenticated user can inject SQL commands.

The 'framework/modules/core/controllers/expCommentController.php' script 'showComments' function does not properly validate user-supplied input in the 'content_id' parameter. A remote authenticated user can supply a specially crafted parameter value to execute SQL commands on the underlying database.

The original advisory is available at:

pang0lin reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote authenticated user can execute SQL commands on the underlying database.
Solution:   No solution was available at the time of this entry.
Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Input validation error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (Any), Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.

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