TYPO3-EXT-SA-2013-003: SQL Injection vulnerability in extension CoolURI (cooluri)

February 19, 2013

Category: TYPO3 Extension
Author: Franz G. Jahn
Keywords: TYPO3, security, TYPO3-EXT-SA-2013-003, extension, cooluri

It has been discovered that the extension "CoolURI" (cooluri) is vulnerable to SQL Injection.

Component Type: Third party extension. This extension is not a part of the TYPO3 default installation.

Affected Versions: Version 1.0.29 and below

Vulnerability Type: SQL Injection

Severity: High

Suggested CVSS v2.0: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:P/A:N/E:F/RL:O/RC:C (What's that?)

Release Date: February 19, 2012

 

Problem Description: Failing to properly sanitize user input, cooluri is susceptible to SQL Injection.

Solution: An updated version 1.0.30 is available from the TYPO3 extension manager and at typo3.org/extensions/repository/view/cooluri/1.0.30/.

Credits: Thanks to  Paweł Leń who discovered and reported this issue.

 

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