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PunBB old_searches Parameter SQL Injection Vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for old_searches parameter SQL injection vulnerability in PunBB
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote web server contains a PHP script that is affected by a SQL
The version of PunBB installed on the remote host fails to sanitize
user-supplied input to the 'old_searches' parameter of the
'search.php' script before using it in database queries. Provided
PHP's 'register_globals' setting is enabled, a possible hacker may be able
to exploit this issue to delete arbitrary data or launch attacks
against the underlying database.
See also :
Upgrade to PunBB 1.2.9 or later.
Low / CVSS Base Score : 3
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