Boolean SQL Injection Vulnerability in Monica 1.8.2


Advisory by Netsparker (now Invicti)
Name: Boolean SQL Injection in Monica 1.8.2
Affected Software: Monica
Affected Versions: 1.8.2
Vulnerability: Boolean SQL Injection
Severity: Critical
Status: Not Fixed
CVSS Score (3.0): AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Invicti Advisory Reference: NS-18-055

Technical Details

URL: http://{domain}/{monica_path}/people/search
Parameter Name: needle
Parameter Type: POST
Attack Pattern: ' or 'ns'='ns

URL: http://{domain}/{monica_path}/people/search
Parameter Name: accountId
Parameter Type: POST
Attack Pattern: 1 or 1=1

For more information on SQL injection vulnerabilities, read the section SQL injection.

Advisory Timeline

28th November 2018- First Contact
30th November 2018 – Details Sent
4th February 2019 – Last Attempt to Contact
14th February 2019 – Advisory Released

Credits & Authors

These issues have been discovered by Omer Citak while testing Invicti Web Application Security Scanner.

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