Invicti Discovers a Critical SQL Injection in Batavi E-Commerce Web Application


Advisory by Netsparker (now Invicti)
Name: SQL Injection Vulnerability in Batavi
Software: Batavi 1.1.2 and possibly below.
Vendor Homepage:
Vulnerability Type: SQL Injection
Severity: Critical
Researcher: Onur Yılmaz
Advisory Reference: NS-12-003


Batavi is an open-source e-commerce platform.


Batavi is affected by a SQL Injection vulnerability in version 1.1.2.
Example PoC url is as follows: (POST – Param: boxToReload)


The vendor fixed this vulnerability in the new version. Please see the references.

Advisory Timeline

05/12/2011 – First contact: Sent the vulnerability details
19/12/2011 – Second contact: Ask for a patch
18/01/2012 – Vulnerability Fixed in the latest version
24/01/2012 – Vulnerability Released


It has been discovered on testing of Invicti.


  1. Vendor URL / Patch:
  2. MSL Advisory Link: /sql-injection-vulnerability-in-batavi-ecommerce/
  3. Invicti Advisories: /web-applications-advisories/

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