Itech Auction Script 6.49 /mcategory.php mcid Blind sql injection

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A vulnerability was found in Itech Auction Script 6.49 (Auction Software). It has been classified as critical. This affects an unknown code of the file /mcategory.php. The manipulation of the argument mcid with the input value 4' AND 1734=1734 AND 'Ggks'='Ggks leads to a sql injection vulnerability (Blind). CWE is classifying the issue as 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. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was released 01/30/2017 as ID 96261 as not defined entry (VulDB). The advisory is shared at This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2017-20138. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. Technical details are known, but no exploit is available. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1505 for this issue.

By approaching the search of inurl:mcategory.php it is possible to find vulnerable targets with Google Hacking.

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





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VulDB Meta Base Score: 7.5
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 7.3

VulDB Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Temp Score: 5.8
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Name: Blind
Class: Sql injection / Blind
CWE: CWE-89 / CWE-74 / CWE-707
ATT&CK: T1505

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined
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Recommended: no mitigation known
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01/30/2017 🔍
01/30/2017 +0 days 🔍
06/28/2022 +1974 days 🔍
11/11/2022 +136 days 🔍


Advisory: ID 96261
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2017-20138 (🔍)


Created: 01/30/2017 03:53 PM
Updated: 11/11/2022 08:02 AM
Changes: 01/30/2017 03:53 PM (40), 08/07/2020 02:38 PM (2), 06/28/2022 12:45 PM (3), 11/11/2022 07:51 AM (2), 11/11/2022 07:57 AM (28), 11/11/2022 08:02 AM (1)
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Submitter: KAAN KAMIS


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