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Research > Zero-Day Tracker > 20130611

Fobuc Guestbook SQL Injection Vulnerability

Date Disclosed:
6/11/2013

Date Patched:
Patch Not Yet Available

Vendor:
Fobuc

Affected Software:
Fobuc Guestbook 0.9 and earlier versions

Description:
The Fobuc Guestbook contains a vulnerability caused by the "category" parameter in GET requests sent to index.php, which is later used in a SQL query. If properly leveraged, this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to inject SQL commands into a target database.

Severity:
Moderate

Code Execution:
No.

Impact:
SQL Injection
A remote attacker is able to insert SQL commands into the value of the "category" parameter in a query, allowing an attacker to query the database and possibly gain access to sensitive information. This may be leveraged to gain access to other sensitive components of a website or publicly facing infrastructure.

Mitigation:
No mitigation is currently available. 

Protection:
BeyondTrust's Retina® Network Security Scanner scans devices to detect for this vulnerability.

  • 19304 - Fobuc Guestbook SQL Injection Vulnerability (20130612) (Zero-Day) 

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Status:
2013-06-11 - Original disclosure.

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