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Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in an SQL Command ('SQL Injection')


Severity High
Score 7.5/10


Multiple SQL injection vulnerabilities in the SmarterTools SmarterStats 6.0 web server allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary SQL commands via certain parameters to (1) Admin/frmSite.aspx, (2) Default.aspx, (3) Services/SiteAdmin.asmx, or (4) Client/frmViewReports.aspx; certain cookies to (5) Services/SiteAdmin.asmx or (6) login.aspx; the Referer HTTP header to (7) Services/SiteAdmin.asmx or (8) login.aspx; or (9) the User-Agent HTTP header to Services/SiteAdmin.asmx.

  • LOW
  • NONE

CWE-89 - SQL Injection

Structured Query Language (SQL) injection attacks are one of the most common types of vulnerabilities. They exploit weaknesses in vulnerable applications to gain unauthorized access to backend databases. This often occurs when an attacker enters unexpected SQL syntax in an input field. The resulting SQL statement behaves in the background in an unintended manner, which allows the possibility of unauthorized data retrieval, data modification, execution of database administration operations, and execution of commands on the operating system.


Advisory Timeline

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