MapServer < 5.6.9 / 6.0.4 / 6.2.2 / 6.4.1 SQL Injection

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Synopsis :

The remote web server hosts a version of MapServer that may be affected
by a SQL injection vulnerability.

Description :

The version of MapServer hosted on the remote web server may be
affected by a SQL injection vulnerability due to a failure to properly
sanitize user-supplied input. Specifically, the
mPostGISLayerSetTimeFilter function in mappostgis.c does not properly
sanitize user-supplied input passed via PostGIS TIME filters, leading to
a possible unintended disclosure of data.

Note: In order for this vulnerability to be exploited, WMS-Time must be
configured and PostGIS must be in use.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to MapServer 5.6.9 / 6.0.4 / 6.2.2 / 6.4.1 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses

Nessus Plugin ID: 72094 ()

Bugtraq ID: 64671

CVE ID: CVE-2013-7262

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