WordPress AdServe 0.2 adclick.php id sql injection

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A vulnerability was found in WordPress AdServe 0.2 (Content Management System). It has been declared as critical. This vulnerability affects an unknown function of the file adclick.php. The manipulation of the argument id 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. CVE summarizes:

SQL injection vulnerability in adclick.php in the AdServe 0.2 plugin for WordPress allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary SQL commands via the id parameter.

The bug was discovered 01/30/2008. The weakness was presented 01/31/2008 (Website). The advisory is shared for download at vupen.com. This vulnerability was named CVE-2008-0507 since 01/31/2008. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is required for a successful exploitation. Technical details and also a public exploit are known. The MITRE ATT&CK project declares the attack technique as T1505.

It is possible to download the exploit at exploit-db.com. It is declared as proof-of-concept. By approaching the search of inurl:adclick.php it is possible to find vulnerable targets with Google Hacking. The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 30129 (WordPress AdServe 'adclick.php' 'id' Parameter SQL Injection), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family CGI abuses and running in the context r.

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at X-Force (40045), Exploit-DB (5013), Tenable (30129), SecurityFocus (BID 27504†) and OSVDB (40779†). See VDB-27065, VDB-36193, VDB-42925 and VDB-68036 for similar entries.







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Class: Sql injection
CWE: CWE-89 / CWE-74 / CWE-707

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Nessus ID: 30129
Nessus Name: WordPress AdServe 'adclick.php' 'id' Parameter SQL Injection
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Vendor: wordpress.com

Advisory: vupen.com
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2008-0507 (🔍)
X-Force: 40045
SecurityFocus: 27504 - WordPress Plugin AdServe SQL Injection Vulnerability
Secunia: 28708
OSVDB: 40779 - Adserve plugin for WordPress adclick.php SQL injection
Vulnerability Center: 17536 - WordPress Adserve Vulnerability Allows Remote Attackers to Execute Arbitrary Code, High
Vupen: ADV-2008-0364

scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20161013
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Created: 03/16/2015 01:43 PM
Updated: 08/04/2019 04:32 PM
Changes: 03/16/2015 01:43 PM (65), 08/04/2019 04:32 PM (12)
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