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Simple Machines Forum msg Parameter SQL Injection Vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for msg parameter SQL injection vulnerability in Simple Machines Forum
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote web server contains a PHP script that is prone to a SQL
The remote host is running Simple Machines Forum (SMF), an open-source
web forum application written in PHP.
The installed version of SMF on the remote host fails to properly
sanitize input to the 'msg' parameter before using it in SQL queries.
By exploiting this flaw, a possible hacker can affect database queries,
possibly disclosing sensitive data and launching attacks against the
See also :
Upgrade to SMF version 1.0.5 or later.
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4
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