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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-5940

Original release date: 01/22/2009
Last revised: 01/22/2009
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

SQL injection vulnerability in index.php in MODx 0.9.6.2 and earlier, when magic_quotes_gpc is disabled, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary SQL commands via the searchid parameter. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/AU:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
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

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External Source: JVNDB
Name: JVNDB-2009-000005
External Source: XF
Name: modx-searchid-sql-injection(47840)
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 33405
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://svn.modxcms.com/svn/tattoo/tattoo/releases/0.9.6.3/install/changelog.txt
External Source: BID
Name: 33182
Type: Patch Information
External Source: JVN
Name: JVN#72630020

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