WPML Plugin up to 3.1.8 menus-sync.php sync access control

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A vulnerability has been found in WPML Plugin up to 3.1.8 and classified as critical. This vulnerability affects the function sync of the file sitepress-multilingual-cms/menu/menus-sync.php. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a access control vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-264. As an impact it is known to affect integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

The "menu sync" function in the WPML plugin before 3.1.9 for WordPress allows remote attackers to delete arbitrary posts, pages, and menus via a crafted request to sitepress-multilingual-cms/menu/menus-sync.php.

The weakness was presented 03/30/2015 (Website). The advisory is available at wpml.org. This vulnerability was named CVE-2015-2791 since 03/30/2015. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is required for a successful exploitation. Technical details are known, but there is no available exploit. This vulnerability is assigned to T1068 by the MITRE ATT&CK project.

By approaching the search of inurl:sitepress-multilingual-cms/menu/menus-sync.php it is possible to find vulnerable targets with Google Hacking.

Upgrading to version 3.1.9 eliminates this vulnerability.

See 74579 for similar entry.




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Class: Access control
CWE: CWE-264
ATT&CK: T1068

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Upgrade: WPML Plugin 3.1.9


03/30/2015 🔍
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Advisory: 130810
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CVE: CVE-2015-2791 (🔍)
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Created: 04/01/2015 03:10 PM
Updated: 05/02/2022 01:16 PM
Changes: 04/01/2015 03:10 PM (44), 04/15/2018 09:31 AM (6), 05/02/2022 01:16 PM (3)
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