VDB-3571 · CVE-2008-0504 · BID 27509

Coppermine Photo Gallery 1.x imageObjectIM.class.php sql injection

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A vulnerability was found in Coppermine Photo Gallery 1.x (Photo Gallery Software). It has been declared as critical. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown functionality of the file imageObjectIM.class.php. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a sql injection vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-89. The software 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. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was released 01/30/2008 by Janek Vind (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at coppermine-gallery.net. This vulnerability is known as CVE-2008-0504 since 01/31/2008. The attack can be launched remotely. The successful exploitation needs a single authentication. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. 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.

It is declared as proof-of-concept. We expect the 0-day to have been worth approximately $5k-$25k. By approaching the search of inurl:imageObjectIM.class.php it is possible to find vulnerable targets with Google Hacking. The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 31183 (FreeBSD : coppermine -- multiple vulnerabilities (9f581778-e3d4-11dc-bb89-000bcdc1757a)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family FreeBSD Local Security Checks and running in the context l.

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability. Applying a patch is able to eliminate this problem. The bugfix is ready for download at coppermine-gallery.net. The best possible mitigation is suggested to be upgrading to the latest version. A possible mitigation has been published 4 weeks after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at Tenable (31183). Entries connected to this vulnerability are available at 3570, 3572, 40767 and 40766.






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CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


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

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Proof-of-Concept
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Nessus ID: 31183
Nessus Name: FreeBSD : coppermine -- multiple vulnerabilities (9f581778-e3d4-11dc-bb89-000bcdc1757a)
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OpenVAS ID: 60453
OpenVAS Name: FreeBSD Ports: coppermine
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Patch: coppermine-gallery.net


01/29/2008 🔍
01/30/2008 +1 days 🔍
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01/31/2008 +1 days 🔍
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02/01/2008 +1 days 🔍
02/25/2008 +24 days 🔍
02/26/2008 +1 days 🔍
04/28/2019 +4079 days 🔍


Vendor: coppermine-gallery.net

Advisory: coppermine-gallery.net
Researcher: Janek Vind
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2008-0504 (🔍)
SecurityTracker: 1019285
SecurityFocus: 27509 - Coppermine Photo Gallery Multiple SQL Injection Vulnerabilities
Secunia: 28682 - Coppermine Photo Gallery Multiple Vulnerabilities, Highly Critical
Vupen: ADV-2008-0367

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Created: 02/01/2008 01:51 PM
Updated: 04/28/2019 05:20 PM
Changes: 02/01/2008 01:51 PM (85), 04/28/2019 05:20 PM (2)
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