Hesburgh Libraries of Notre Dame Sipity prior 2021.8 search_criteria_for_works_parameter.rb SearchCriteriaForWorksParameter sql injection

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A vulnerability classified as critical has been found in Hesburgh Libraries of Notre Dame Sipity. This affects the function SearchCriteriaForWorksParameter of the file app/parameters/sipity/parameters/search_criteria_for_works_parameter.rb. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a sql injection vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-89. The product constructs all or part of an SQL command using externally-influenced input from an upstream component, but it does not neutralize or incorrectly neutralizes special elements that could modify the intended SQL command when it is sent to a downstream component. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was shared 01/02/2023 as d1704c7363b899ffce65be03a796a0ee5fdbfbdc. It is possible to read the advisory at github.com. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2021-4298. Technical details of the vulnerability are known, but there is no available exploit. The attack technique deployed by this issue is T1505 according to MITRE ATT&CK.

Upgrading to version 2021.8 eliminates this vulnerability. The upgrade is hosted for download at github.com. Applying the patch d1704c7363b899ffce65be03a796a0ee5fdbfbdc is able to eliminate this problem. The bugfix is ready for download at github.com. The best possible mitigation is suggested to be upgrading to the latest version.





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Class: Sql injection
CWE: CWE-89 / CWE-74 / CWE-707
ATT&CK: T1505

Local: No
Remote: Partially

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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Sipity 2021.8
Patch: d1704c7363b899ffce65be03a796a0ee5fdbfbdc


01/02/2023 🔍
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Advisory: d1704c7363b899ffce65be03a796a0ee5fdbfbdc
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2021-4298 (🔍)


Created: 01/02/2023 08:58 AM
Updated: 01/26/2023 08:34 PM
Changes: 01/02/2023 08:58 AM (43), 01/26/2023 08:27 PM (2), 01/26/2023 08:34 PM (28)
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