NextGEN Gallery geo <= 1.0 - Unauthenticated PHP Object Injection



Description
The plugin nextgen-gallery-geo insecurely trusts serialized data submitted over AJAX requests. This opens up the site to a PHP object injection vulnerability potential exploit vector. 


The original researcher notified the WordPress Plugins team.
Proof of Concept
Attack is exploitable over AJAX calls sites with the nextgen-gallery-geo Plugin.

Affects Plugin

References

URL https://en-gb.wordpress.org/plugins/nextgen-gallery-geo/

Classification

Type OBJECTINJECTION
OWASP Top 10 A8: Insecure Deserialization
CWE CWE-502

Miscellaneous

Submitter Robert R
Submitter Website https://pagely.com
Submitter Twitter @iamlei
Views 5162
Verified No
WPVDB ID 8826

Timeline

Publicly Published 2017-04-27 (over 2 years ago)
Added 2017-05-21 (over 2 years ago)
Last Updated 2019-11-01 (13 days ago)

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