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CVE-2008-1591 Detail

Current Description

The pnVarPrepForStore function in PostNuke 0.764 and earlier skips input sanitization when magic_quotes_runtime is enabled, which allows remote attackers to conduct SQL injection attacks and execute arbitrary SQL commands via input associated with server variables, as demonstrated by the CLIENT_IP HTTP header (HTTP_CLIENT_IP variable).

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28407 Exploit
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41375
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/5292

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:postnuke:postnuke:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
0.764


Change History

3 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-1591
NVD Published Date:
03/31/2008
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017