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vulnerability bulletin CVE-2018-17254

Joomla JCK Editor: SQL injection

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can use a SQL injection of Joomla JCK Editor, in order to read or alter data.
Impacted products: Joomla Extensions ~ not comprehensive.
Severity: 2/4.
Consequences: data reading, data creation/edition, data deletion.
Provenance: internet client.
Confidence: confirmed by the editor (5/5).
Creation date: 21/09/2018.
Identifiers: CVE-2018-17254, VIGILANCE-VUL-27283.

Description of the vulnerability

The Joomla JCK Editor product uses a database.

However, user's data are directly inserted in a SQL query.

An attacker can therefore use a SQL injection of Joomla JCK Editor, in order to read or alter data.
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