Exploiting a Blind SQLi

In Chapter 6, Exploitation – Low Hanging Fruits, we exploited an error-based SQL Injection and now we will identify and exploit a Blind SQL Injection using Burp Suite's Intruder as our main tool.

Getting ready

We will need our browser to use Burp Suite as a proxy for this recipe.

How to do it...

  1. Browse to http://192.168.56.102/WebGoat and log in with webgoat as both the username and password.
  2. Click on Start WebGoat to go to WebGoat's main page.
  3. Go to Injection Flaws | Blind Numeric SQL Injection.
  4. The page says that the goal of the exercise is to find the value of a given field in a given row. We will do things a little differently but let's first see how it works: Leave 101 as the account number and click Go!.
  5. Now try with 1011 ...

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