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High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3801


The remote host is vulnerable to a SQL Injection attack.


The remote host is vulnerable to a SQL injection flaw in its search.asp script. An attacker exploiting this flaw would be able to execute arbitrary commands on the remote database server. Successful exploitation would only require that the attacker be able to send malformed requests to the search.asp application. Successful exploitation would result in a loss of confidentiality, integrity, and availability.


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 3801

Family: CGI

Published: 2006/10/30

Modified: 2016/01/22

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.2

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND


Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.8


Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:F/RL:O/RC:X

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-5635

BID: 20778