National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability
Database

CVE-2009-0542 Detail

Description

SQL injection vulnerability in ProFTPD Server 1.3.1 through 1.3.2rc2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary SQL commands via a "%" (percent) character in the username, which introduces a "'" (single quote) character during variable substitution by mod_sql.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/12/2009

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-0542
Original release date:
02/12/2009
Last revised:
09/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides unauthorized access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

By selecting these links, you will be leaving NIST webspace. We have provided these links to other web sites because they may have information that would be of interest to you. No inferences should be drawn on account of other sites being referenced, or not, from this page. There may be other web sites that are more appropriate for your purpose. NIST does not necessarily endorse the views expressed, or concur with the facts presented on these sites. Further, NIST does not endorse any commercial products that may be mentioned on these sites. Please address comments about this page to nvd@nist.gov.

Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://bugs.proftpd.org/show_bug.cgi?id=3180 External Source CONFIRM http://bugs.proftpd.org/show_bug.cgi?id=3180
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200903-27.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200903-27
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1730 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1730
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:061 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:061
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/02/11/1 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20090211 CVE request for proftpd
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/02/11/3 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20090211 Re: CVE request for proftpd
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/02/11/5 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20090211 Re: CVE request for proftpd
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/500823/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20090210 Another SQL injection in ProFTPd with mod_mysql (probably postgres as well)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/500833/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20090210 Re: Another SQL injection in ProFTPd with mod_mysql (probably postgres as well)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/500851/100/0/threaded Exploit External Source BUGTRAQ 20090210 ProFTPd with mod_mysql Authentication Bypass Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/500852/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20090211 Re: Re: Another SQL injection in ProFTPd with mod_mysql (probably postgres as well)
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/8037 External Source EXPLOIT-DB 8037

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Change History 2 change records found - show changes