[mythtv-users] MythLog : Invalid Characters in Program name

Michael Starks mythtv at michaelstarks.com
Fri Sep 17 22:28:23 EDT 2004

On Fri, 2004-09-17 at 12:08 -0700, Blammo [doh] wrote:

> Database error was:
> You have an error in your SQL syntax near 'Neighborhood" recorded from
> channel 1008 at Fri Sep 17 11:30:00 2004' )' at line 1
> It appears the extra ' in the title is borking the insert statement.
> Those ' characters should likely either be translated to something
> else or dropped,.

This SQL injection bug shows the power of program guide information.
Malicious data could do damage on a large scale.  Something to consider
when thinking about possible peer-to-peer sharing of guide data.
Michael Starks <mythtv at michaelstarks.com>

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