Hide My WP Plugin up to 6.2.3 on WordPress hmwp_get_user_ip sql injection

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A vulnerability was found in Hide My WP Plugin up to 6.2.3 on WordPress (WordPress Plugin). It has been classified as critical. This affects the function hmwp_get_user_ip. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a sql injection vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-89. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. An attacker might be able inject and/or alter existing SQL statements which would influence the database exchange. The summary by CVE is:

The SQL injection vulnerability in the Hide My WP WordPress plugin (versions

The weakness was released 11/25/2021. It is possible to read the advisory at patchstack.com. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2021-36916 since 07/19/2021. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. Technical details of the vulnerability are known, but there is no available exploit.

Applying a patch is able to eliminate this problem. The bugfix is ready for download at patchstack.com.

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VulDB Meta Base Score: 7.9
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VulDB Base Score: 7.3
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Class: Sql injection
CWE: CWE-89
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Patch: patchstack.com

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07/19/2021 CVE assigned
11/25/2021 +129 days Advisory disclosed
11/25/2021 +0 days VulDB entry created
11/27/2021 +2 days VulDB last update

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Advisory: patchstack.com
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2021-36916 (🔒)

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Created: 11/25/2021 07:34 AM
Updated: 11/27/2021 08:52 PM
Changes: (2) advisory_confirm_url source_cve_nvd_summary
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