DeluxeBB: SQL injection Vulnerability

Users of DeluxeBB please be advised of a SQL injection vulnerability that has been identified.
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HTB22641: [HTB22641] SQL injection in DeluxeBB
Product: DeluxeBB
Vulnerability Type: SQL Injection
Vulnerability Details:

The vulnerability exists due to failure in the “misc.php” script to properly sanitize user-supplied input in “xthedateformat” variable. Attacker can alter queries to the application SQL database, execute arbitrary queries to the database, compromise the application, access or modify sensitive data, or exploit various vulnerabilities in the underlying SQL database.