WordPress Video Gallery <= 2.8 - SQL Injection

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Description
Note: The vendor patched the issue but did not change the version number. Using fixed in version 2.8.1 for detection reasons although in reality this version does not exist at the time of writing.
Proof of Concept
http://www.example.com/wp-admin/admin-ajax.php?action=googleadsense&vid=[SQLi] 

Affects

Plugin contus-video-gallery
fixed in version 2.8.1

References

PACKETSTORM 131418
URL http://www.homelab.it/index.php/2015/04/13/wordpress-video-gallery-2-8-sql-injection-vulnerability/
URL https://plugins.trac.wordpress.org/changeset/1129320/contus-video-gallery

Classification

Type SQLI
OWASP Top 10 A1: Injection
CWE CWE-89

Miscellaneous

Submitter ethicalhack3r
Submitter Website https://dewhurstsecurity.com/
Submitter Twitter ethicalhack3r
Views 224
Verified No
WPVDB ID 7899

Timeline

Publicly Published 2015-04-13 (over 1 year ago)
Added 2015-04-14 (over 1 year ago)
Last Updated 2015-05-15 (over 1 year ago)

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