Improper Neutralization of Special Elements in Output Used by a Downstream Component ('Injection')
Lifecycle Query Engine (LQE) in IBM Jazz Reporting Service (JRS) 6.0 before 6.0.0-Rational-CLM-ifix005 allows remote authenticated users to conduct LDAP injection attacks, and consequently bypass intended query restrictions or modify the LDAP directory, via unspecified vectors.
CWE-74 - Injection
Listed as the number one web application security risk on the 'OWASP Top Ten', injection attacks are widespread and dangerous, especially in legacy applications. Injection attacks are a class of vulnerabilities in which an attacker injects untrusted data into a web application that gets processed by an interpreter, altering the program's execution. This can result in data loss/theft, loss of data integrity, denial of service, and even compromising the entire system.