Joomla! Alphacontent Component ‘limitstart’ Parameter SQL Injection Vulnerability

Summary

The Alphacontent component for Joomla! is prone to an SQL-injection vulnerability because it fails to sufficiently sanitize user-supplied data before using it in an SQL query.

Credit:

The original article can be found at: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/53942
The information has been provided by xDarkSton3x.


Details

Vulnerable Systems:
 * Joomla Alphacontent

Exploiting this issue could allow an attacker to compromise the application, access or modify data, or exploit latent vulnerabilities in the underlying database.

Vendor Status:Disclosure Timeline:
Initial Release : Jun 10 2012

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