SQL Injection Vulnerability in miniBB
Advisory by Netsparker (now Invicti)
Name: SQL Injection Vulnerability in miniBB
Affected Software: miniBB
Affected Versions: 3.1 and possibly below
Vendor Homepage: http://www.minibb.com
Vulnerability Type: SQL Injection
Invicti Advisory Reference: NS-15-005
If your web application is vulnerable to SQL injection, a hacker is able to execute any malicious SQL query or command through the web application.
Proof of Concept URLs for SQL Injection vulnerability in miniBB:
Parameter Name: selsub
Parameter Type: POST
Attack Pattern: (SELECT 1 FROM (SELECT SLEEP(25))A)
For more information on SQL Injection vulnerabilities read the article SQL injection.
05/03/2015 – First Contact
10/04/2015 – Vulnerability fixed
14/04/2015 – Advisory released
Credits & Authors
These issues have been discovered by Omar Kurt while testing Invicti Web Application Security Scanner.
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