TYPO3-EXT-SA-2014-012: Several vulnerabilities in extension JobControl (dmmjobcontrol)

It has been discovered that the extension "JobControl" (dmmjobcontrol) is susceptible to Cross-Site Scripting and SQL Injection.

Release Date: September 25, 2014

Bulletin update: October 6, 2014 (added CVEs)

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

Affected Versions: version 2.14.0 and below

Vulnerability Type: Cross-Site Scripting, SQL Injection

Severity: High

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

CVE: CVE-2014-7200 (XSS), CVE-2014-7201 (SQLi)

Problem Description: The extension fails to properly escape user input in SQL and HTML context.

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 author is no longer maintaining this extension. Please uninstall and delete the extension folder from your installation.

Credits: Credits go to Hans-Martin Münch who discovered and reported the issues.

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