OSVDB ID: 86572

Title: UnGallery Plugin for WordPress wp-content/plugins/ungallery/search.php search Parameter Find Command Remote Shell Command Execution

Info

Disclosure

Oct 23, 2012

Discovery

Unknown

Dates

Exploit

Oct 23, 2012

Solution

Oct 18, 2012

Description

UnGallery Plugin for WordPress contains a flaw that is triggered when input passed via the 'search' parameter in index.php is not properly sanitized by the wp-content/plugins/ungallery/search.php script before being used in the find command. This may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary shell commands.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Upgrade
Exploit: Exploit Public
Disclosure: Vendor Verified, Third-party Verified, Coordinated Disclosure
OSVDB: Web Related

Solution

Upgrade to version 2.1.6 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Products

mmond

UnGallery Plugin for WordPress

2.1.5

References

Credit

Unknown or Incomplete



Direct URL: http://osvdb.org/86572