It has been discovered that the extension "News system" (news) is susceptible to SQL Injection.
Release Date: April 10, 2017
Third party extension. This extension is not a part of the TYPO3 default installation.
versions 3.2.6 and below, 4.0.0 to 4.3.0 and 5.0.0 to 5.3.2
Suggested CVSS v2.0: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:P/A:N/E:F/RL:O/RC:C
not assigned yet
The extension fails to properly sanitize user input and is susceptible to SQL Injection.
The updated versions 3.2.7
are available from the TYPO3 Extension Manager and at https://typo3.org/extensions/repository/view/news
. Users of the extension are advised to update the extension as soon as possible. The updated version 4.3.1
will be available from version control or via composer
: Credits go to Ambionics Security who discovered and reported the vulnerability.
In case you extended the controller of the News extension in your own extensions, be sure to apply the fix there too.
Follow the recommendations that are given in the TYPO3 Security Guide
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