SERVER-WEBAPP -- Snort has detected traffic exploiting vulnerabilities in web based applications on servers.
SERVER-WEBAPP PHPMyAdmin SearchController SQL injection attempt
This rule looks for a malicious HTTP request sent to PHPMyAdmin SearchController that contains an SQL injection metacharacter present in either of the following parameters: where_clause.
What To Look For
This rule fires on HTTP requests intended to exploit an SQL injection vulnerability in PHPMyAdmin SearchController.
No public information.
No known false positives
MITRE ATT&CK Framework
Tactic: Initial Access
Technique: Exploit Public-Facing Application
For reference, see the MITRE ATT&CK vulnerability types here:
SQL Injection attacks target PHP and ASP applications primarily and involve SQL queries or commands added to unverified user input. A successful attack can lead to data leaks (entirely exposed data), database modification (data deletion or tampering), administrative permissions misuse, and sometimes direct commands passed to the operating system.
CVE Additional Information