PHPLinks SQL Injection

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2350


The remote web server contains a script that is vulnerable to a SQL injection attack.


The remote host is running PHPLinks. PHPLinks is a PHP application that gathers 'links'. This version is prone to a bug where an attacker can cause the server to execute arbitrary script code. Further, the application is reported to be prone to SQL Injection flaws. An attacker exploiting either of these flaws would be able to run commands with the privileges of the Web Server.


No solution is known at this time.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 2350

File Name: 2350.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2004/10/05

Modified: 2016/01/22

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 7.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:W/RC:ND


Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 7.1


Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:H/RL:W/RC:X

Reference Information

BID: 11329