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Patch Available Upon Disclosure
|2013 Q4: 67%||2013 Q1: 100%|
|2013 Q3: 77%||2012 Q4: 68%|
|2013 Q2: 92%||2012 Q3: 69%|
Vendor Average Time to Patch
|2013 Q4: 8 days||2013 Q1: 13 days|
|2013 Q3: 13 days||2012 Q4: 26 days|
|2013 Q2: 30 days||2012 Q3: 22 days|
SQL injection in Serendipity
|Vulnerable Versions:||1.6.1 and probably prior|
|Advisory Publication:||May 16, 2012 [without technical details]|
|Vendor Notification:||May 16, 2012|
|Vendor Fix:||May 16, 2012|
|Public Disclosure:||June 6, 2012|
|Vulnerability Type:||SQL Injection [CWE-89]|
|CVSSv2 Base Score:||7.5 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)|
|Solution Status:||Fixed by Vendor|
|Discovered and Provided:||High-Tech Bridge Security Research Lab|
High-Tech Bridge SA Security Research Lab has discovered vulnerability in Serendipity, which can be exploited to perform SQL injection attacks.
1.1 Input passed via the "url" GET parameter to comment.php is not properly sanitised before being used in a SQL query.
The following PoC (Proof of Concept) demonstrates the vulnerability:
Successful exploitation of this vulnerability requires that "magic_quotes_gpc" is off.
|Upgrade to Serendipity 1.6.2|
| High-Tech Bridge Advisory HTB23092 - https://www.htbridge.com/advisory/HTB23092 - SQL injection in Serendipity.|
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