#VU61695 SQL injection


Published: 2022-03-29

Vulnerability identifier: #VU61695

Vulnerability risk: High

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2022-23797

CWE-ID: CWE-89

Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
Joomla!
Web applications / CMS

Vendor: Joomla!

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary SQL queries in database.

The vulnerability exists due to insufficient sanitization of user-supplied data. A remote attacker can send a specially crafted request to the affected application and execute arbitrary SQL commands within the application database.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to read, delete, modify data in database and gain complete control over the affected application.

Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Joomla!: 4.1.0, 4.0.0 - 4.0.6, 3.10.0 - 3.10.6, 3.9.0 - 3.9.28, 3.8.0 - 3.8.13, 3.7.0 - 3.7.5, 3.6.0 - 3.6.5, 3.5.0 - 3.5.9, 3.0.0 - 3.0.4, 3.3.0 - 3.3.6, 3.2.0 - 3.2.7, 3.4.0 - 3.4.8, 3.1.0 - 3.1.6


CPE

External links
http://developer.joomla.org/security-centre/874-20220305-core-inadequate-filtering-on-the-selected-ids.html


Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?


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