Showing posts with the label data-leak

How I could've accessed personal details of tens of thousands of people

This is a security issue I found in one of the company that work in different fields. They make different type of electronic equipments as well as offers the public an easy way to enroll and avail benefits of different Govt Schemes. Let's say the company name is XYZ and the domain is They provide people a way to enroll to various govt services with their service centres, like a govt agency and public can register/ apply for any kind of govt services, schemes, etc. They're also an authorized service provider of a Govt Scheme by a state govt. I was checking the functionalities in their website and noticed a login url under  /admin . I visited /admin/login.php  and saw a Login page. I tried 5-10 different user:pass combinations and none of them worked. I then decided to try sqli in the login form. Like most of the PHP sites created by noooobs, this site is also vulnerable to sqli in login form. I got access to the admin panel, I saw scanned copies of ID c

Awww!!! It's *Public* Service Commission.....

In this post, I'd like to talk about multiple issues I found on a website owned by Kerala Public Service Commission . The issues here are otp bypass to achieve IDOR. For those who don't know what's IDOR, quoting from OWASP " Insecure Direct Object References occur when an application provides direct access to objects based on user-supplied input. As a result of this vulnerability attackers can bypass authorization and access resources in the system directly ". The site url is ``, which is a temporary site they've opened for the Aptitude Exam for engineering students. How the site works Students can register for the aptitude exam by providing following details :  College ID card number,  Mobile Number, Email, Name, Address, College Name, Desired Center Name and the photographs of themself, signature and id card. Question : This is for engineering students. What I'm doing there?