Contest Gallery Plugin/Contest Gallery Pro Plugin prior 220.127.116.11 on WordPress POST Parameter cg-copy-comments.php cg_copy_id sql injection
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A vulnerability was found in Contest Gallery Plugin and Contest Gallery Pro Plugin on WordPress (Photo Gallery Software). It has been declared as critical. This vulnerability affects an unknown code of the file cg-copy-comments.php of the component POST Parameter Handler. The manipulation of the argument
cg_copy_id with an unknown input leads to a sql injection vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-89. The software 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. CVE summarizes:
The Contest Gallery WordPress plugin before 18.104.22.168, Contest Gallery Pro WordPress plugin before 22.214.171.124 do not escape the cg_copy_id POST parameter before concatenating it to an SQL query in cg-copy-comments.php and cg-copy-rating.php. This may allow malicious users with at least author privilege to leak sensitive information from the site's database.
The weakness was presented 12/26/2022. The advisory is shared for download at wpscan.com. This vulnerability was named CVE-2022-4160 since 11/28/2022. There are known technical details, but no exploit is available. The MITRE ATT&CK project declares the attack technique as T1505.
By approaching the search of inurl:cg-copy-comments.php it is possible to find vulnerable targets with Google Hacking.
Upgrading to version 126.96.36.199 eliminates this vulnerability.
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ExploitingClass: Sql injection
CWE: CWE-89 / CWE-74 / CWE-707
Status: Not defined
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Upgrade: Contest Gallery Plugin/Contest Gallery Pro Plugin 188.8.131.52
Timeline11/28/2022 CVE reserved
12/26/2022 +28 days Advisory disclosed
12/26/2022 +0 days VulDB entry created
01/24/2023 +29 days VulDB last update
CVE: CVE-2022-4160 (🔒)
EntryCreated: 12/26/2022 05:35 PM
Updated: 01/24/2023 02:25 PM
Changes: 12/26/2022 05:35 PM (42), 01/24/2023 02:25 PM (11)
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