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NOTE: Other versions may also be affected.
Rating: Moderately Critical
Impact: SQL Injection
"Calendarix is a powerful and easy to use web-based calendar that runs on PHP and MySQL. It has been developed with ease of use and quick access to information in mind. It provides the user with the quickest possible navigation and accessing the most commonly used functions in the shortest steps."
Secunia Research has discovered two vulnerabilities in Calendarix Basic, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct SQL injection attacks.
Input passed to the "catsearch" parameter in cal_search.php and "catview" in cal_cat.php is not properly sanitised before being used in SQL queries. This can be exploited to manipulate SQL queries by injecting arbitrary SQL code.
Successful exploitation allows e.g. retrieval of administrator usernames and password hashes.
Update to version 0.8.20080808.
Discovered by Secunia Research.
The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) project has assigned CVE-2008-2429 for the vulnerability.
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