Sonexis SQL Injection

Solutionary ID: SERT-VDN-1006

Risk Rating: High

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3688

Product: Sonexis ConferenceManager

Application Vendor: Sonexis

Vendor URL:

Date discovered: 1/27/2011

Discovered by: Rob Kraus, Paul Petefish and Solutionary Engineering Research Team (SERT)

Vendor notification date: 2/18/2011

Vendor response date: 3/02/2011

Vendor acknowledgment date: 3/02/2011

Public disclosure date: 4/06/2011

Type of vulnerability: SQL Injection – Standard/Blind

Exploit Vectors: Local and Remote

Vulnerability Description: The applications web interface contains multiple parameters, which allow for SQL Injection attacks. Specially crafted HTTP requests may allow an attacker to execute well formed SQL statements and interact with the underlying database. Prior authentication to the application may not be required to perform the SQL injection attacks. The following parameters and web pages have been tested and verified; however, it is possible more views and parameters within the application are vulnerable: Standard SQL Injection (Error-based) Conference/Audio/AudioResourceContainer.asp (g) parameter Blind SQL Injection Login/HostLogin.asp (txtConferenceID) parameter

Tested on: Windows Server 2003 RC2 (SP2) with Sonexis ConferenceManager version

Affected software versions: Sonexis ConferenceManager version (previous versions may also be vulnerable)

Impact: Successful attacks could disclose sensitive records contained within the database such as user, session, and application information to the attacker, resulting in a loss of confidentiality.

Fixed in: No Fix Available

Remediation guidelines: Restrict access to the application via the public internet. Monitor vendor communications for notification of patch availability.