NextGEN Gallery <= 2.1.77 - Unauthenticated SQL Injection



Description
According to the original source, one of the following conditions must be met for exploitation:

1. The use of a NextGEN Basic TagCloud gallery.
2. If users are able to submit posts to be reviewed (contributors).

Affects Plugin

fixed in version 2.1.79

References

URL https://blog.sucuri.net/2017/02/sql-injection-vulnerability-nextgen-gallery-wordpress.html
URL https://plugins.trac.wordpress.org/changeset/1602275/nextgen-gallery

Classification

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

Miscellaneous

Submitter ethicalhack3r
Submitter Website https://dewhurstsecurity.com/
Submitter Twitter ethicalhack3r
Views 1425
Verified No
WPVDB ID 8741

Timeline

Publicly Published 2017-02-27 (almost 2 years ago)
Added 2017-02-27 (almost 2 years ago)
Last Updated 2018-08-29 (4 months ago)

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