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A vulnerability was found in WordPress up to 5.8.2 (Content Management System). It has been declared as critical. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown code block. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a sql injection vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-89. The product constructs all or part of an SQL command using externally-influenced input from an upstream component, but it does not neutralize or incorrectly neutralizes special elements that could modify the intended SQL command when it is sent to a downstream component. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was disclosed 01/07/2022 as GHSA-jp3p-gw8h-6x86. The advisory is shared at This vulnerability is known as CVE-2022-21664 since 11/16/2021. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1505 for this issue.

Upgrading to version 5.8.3 eliminates this vulnerability. Applying the patch c09ccfbc547d75b392dbccc1ef0b4442ccd3c957 is able to eliminate this problem. The bugfix is ready for download at The best possible mitigation is suggested to be upgrading to the latest version.






CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.8
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.7

VulDB Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Temp Score: 6.0
VulDB Vector: 🔍
VulDB Reliability: 🔍

CNA Base Score: 7.4
CNA Vector (GitHub, Inc.): 🔍



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Class: Sql injection
CWE: CWE-89 / CWE-74 / CWE-707
ATT&CK: T1505

Local: No
Remote: Yes

Availability: 🔍
Status: Not defined

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Threat Intelligenceinfo

Interest: 🔍
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Recommended: Upgrade
Status: 🔍

0-Day Time: 🔍

Upgrade: WordPress 5.8.3
Patch: c09ccfbc547d75b392dbccc1ef0b4442ccd3c957


11/16/2021 🔍
01/07/2022 +52 days 🔍
01/07/2022 +0 days 🔍
01/09/2022 +2 days 🔍



Advisory: GHSA-jp3p-gw8h-6x86
Status: Confirmed
Confirmation: 🔍

CVE: CVE-2022-21664 (🔍)


Created: 01/07/2022 08:24 AM
Updated: 01/09/2022 05:09 PM
Changes: 01/07/2022 08:24 AM (49), 01/07/2022 08:28 AM (2), 01/09/2022 05:01 PM (2), 01/09/2022 05:09 PM (1)
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