YaBB 1.5.1/1.5.2/1.5.4/1.5.5 profile.php user sql injection

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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, was found in YaBB 1.5.1/1.5.2/1.5.4/1.5.5 (Forum Software). This affects an unknown functionality of the file profile.php. The manipulation of the argument user with an unknown input leads to a sql injection vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-89. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. An attacker might be able inject and/or alter existing SQL statements which would influence the database exchange. The summary by CVE is:

SQL injection vulnerability in profile.php in YaBB SE 1.5.5 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute SQL commands via a double-encoded user parameter in a viewprofile action.

The weakness was presented 06/28/2006 by Sam Thomas (Website). The advisory is shared at marc.theaimsgroup.com. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2006-3275 since 06/28/2006. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. Technical details are known, but no exploit is available.

It is declared as proof-of-concept.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at X-Force (27331).




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VulDB Meta Base Score: 7.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.9

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Class: Sql injection
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Proof-of-Concept
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Advisory: marc.theaimsgroup.com
Researcher: Sam Thomas
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2006-3275 (🔍)
X-Force: 27331 - YaBB SE profile.php SQL injection
SecurityFocus: 18625 - YaBB SE Profile.php SQL Injection Vulnerability
Secunia: 20780 - YaBB SE "user" SQL Injection Vulnerability, Moderately Critical
Vupen: ADV-2006-2504


Created: 03/12/2015 02:25 PM
Updated: 07/30/2018 07:55 AM
Changes: (6) vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_av vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ac vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_au vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ci vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ii vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ai
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