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Signature Version: 4.990


WEB SQL injection attempt -7
Threat Level: Critical
Release Date: 2011/6/9
Category: Web Attacks
Signature ID: 1054841
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Affected OS: Windows, Linux, FreeBSD, Solaris, Other Unix
Description: SQL injection is a vulnerability that allows an attacker to alter backend SQL statements by manipulating the user input. An SQL injection occurs when web applications accept user input that is directly placed into a SQL statement and doesn't properly filter out dangerous characters.
Impact: SQL injection
Recommendation: Validate all input in web application
False Positive: None
False Negative: None
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Reference(s): CVE-2010-0112; CVE-2013-7278; ZDI-17-128; CVE-2017-5810; CVE-2017-5811

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