Caldera Forms Pro <= 1.8.1 - Unauthenticated Arbitrary File Read



Description
According to the vendor:

"This update includes an important SECURITY fix that affects some Pro customers. If you do not have Caldera Forms Pro API keys activated, this issue does not affect you."

According to the original researchers:

"The Caldera Forms Pro vulnerability would allow attackers to read arbitrary files such as wp-config.php and leak database access credentials."

Affects Plugin

fixed in version 1.8.2

References

URL https://calderaforms.com/updates/caldera-forms-1-8-2/
URL https://plugins.trac.wordpress.org/changeset/2046115/caldera-forms
URL https://blog.sucuri.net/2019/03/vulnerability-disclosure-siteground-optimizer-caldera-forms.html

Classification

Type UNKNOWN

Miscellaneous

Original Researcher Sucuri
Submitter Ryan Dewhurst
Submitter Website https://dewhurstsecurity.com/
Submitter Twitter ethicalhack3r
Views 5603
Verified No
WPVDB ID 9228

Timeline

Publicly Published 2019-03-07 (8 months ago)
Added 2019-03-11 (8 months ago)
Last Updated 2019-11-01 (13 days ago)

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