Ultimate SMS Notifications for WooCommerce Plugin up to 1.4.1 on WordPress Export Utility csv injection

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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, has been found in Ultimate SMS Notifications for WooCommerce Plugin up to 1.4.1 on WordPress (E-Commerce Management Software). Affected by this issue is some unknown processing of the component Export Utility. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a csv injection vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-1236. The software saves user-provided information into a Comma-Separated Value (CSV) file, but it does not neutralize or incorrectly neutralizes special elements that could be interpreted as a command when the file is opened by spreadsheet software. Impacted is confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

The Ultimate SMS Notifications for WooCommerce plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to CSV Injection in versions up to, and including, 1.4.1 via the 'Export Utility' functionality. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers, such as a subscriber, to add untrusted input into billing information like their First Name that will embed into the exported CSV file triggered by an administrator and can result in code execution when these files are downloaded and opened on a local system with a vulnerable configuration.

The weakness was published 09/07/2022. The advisory is shared for download at wordfence.com. This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2022-2429 since 07/15/2022. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available. The current price for an exploit might be approx. USD $0-$5k (estimation calculated on 09/07/2022).

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.




CPE 2.3info

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VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.4
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.3

VulDB Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Temp Score: 6.1
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CNA Base Score: 6.5
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Class: Csv injection
CWE: CWE-1236 / CWE-74 / CWE-707
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

Availability: 🔒
Status: Not defined

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Recommended: no mitigation known
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07/15/2022 CVE reserved
09/07/2022 +54 days Advisory disclosed
09/07/2022 +0 days VulDB entry created
09/07/2022 +0 days VulDB last update


Advisory: wordfence.com
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2022-2429 (🔒)


Created: 09/07/2022 09:02 AM
Changes: 09/07/2022 09:02 AM (49)
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