SQL Injection in extension "Events" (jp_events)
September 29, 2016
Author: Nicole Cordes
Keywords: TYPO3, security, typo3-ext-sa-2016-024, extension, jp_events, SQL injection
It has been discovered that the extension "Events" (jp_events) is susceptible to SQL Injection.
Release Date: September 29, 2016
Component Type: Third party extension. This extension is not a part of the TYPO3 default installation.
Affected Versions: version 0.0.2 and below
Vulnerability Type: SQL Injection
Problem Description: The extension fails to properly sanitize user input and is vulnerable to SQL Injection.
Solution: Versions of this extension that are known to be vulnerable will no longer be available for download from the TYPO3 Extension Repository. The extension is no longer maintained and the author will not provide a security fix for the reported vulnerability. Please uninstall and delete the extension from your installation.
Credits: Credits go to Ingo Schmitt who discovered and reported the vulnerability.