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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-4785

Original release date: 09/14/2006
Last revised: 08/05/2011


SQL injection vulnerability in blog/edit.php in Moodle 1.6.1 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary SQL commands via the format parameter as stored in the $blogEntry variable, which is not properly handled by the insert_record function, which calls _adodb_column_sql in the adodb layer (lib/adodb/adodb-lib.inc.php), which does not convert the data type to an int.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
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: BID
Name: 20085
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060917 Sql injection in Moodle
External Source: VIM
Name: 20060919 Moodle issue - invalid vendor ack? and extra vulns
External Source: XF
Name: moodle-edit-sql-injection(29001)
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-3591
Type: Advisory
External Source: VIM
Name: 20060619 Re: Moodle issue - invalid vendor ack? and extra vulns
External Source: BID
Name: 19995
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://docs.moodle.org/en/Release_notes#Moodle_1.6.2
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016877

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