[WASC-WHID] WHID 2011-75: Manila Water's website hacked

WASC Web Hacking Incidents Database wasc-whid at lists.webappsec.org
Mon Apr 25 09:21:40 EDT 2011

*Entry Title: *WHID 2011-75: Manila Water's website hacked
*WHID ID: *2011-75
*Date Occurred: *April 17, 2011
*Attack Method: *SQL Injection
*Application Weakness: *Improper Input Handling
*Outcome: *Defacement
*Attacked Entity Field: *Energy
*Attacked Entity Geography: *Manila, Philippines
*Incident Description: *The website of water concessionaire Manila Water was
hacked early Sunday, with visitors to the site seeing a small window
indicating the breach.
WHID Analysis - looking at the html in the pages, it appears as though sql
injection was the attack vector -

<script type="text/javascript">
function show_alert(){
alert("*hacked! pakifix po yung blind sql po sa server nyo :D*");}

*Mass Attack: *No
*Reference: *
*Attack Source Geography:*
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