WP-Forum plugin for Wordpress page_id index.php SQL injection
|wpforum-index-sql-injection (39800)||Medium Risk|
The WP-Forum plugin for Wordpress is vulnerable to SQL injection. If "showprofile" is selected as the "formaction" setting and "page_id" is set to a page with the "<!--WPFORUM-->" tag, a remote attacker with knowledge of the database table prefix could send specially-crafted SQL statements to the index.php script using the user parameter, which could allow the attacker to view, add, modify or delete information in the back-end database.
No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.
- WordPress Web site: WP-Forum Plugin.
- BID-27362: WordPress Plugin WP-Forum SQL Injection Vulnerability
- CVE-2008-0388: SQL injection vulnerability in the WP-Forum 1.7.4 plugin for WordPress allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary SQL commands via the user parameter in a showprofile action to the default URI.
- OSVDB ID: 40378: WP-Forum Plugin for WordPress index.php user Parameter SQL Injection
- OSVDB ID: 52211: WordPress Forum showprofile Function user Parameter SQL Injection
- SA28567: WordPress WP-Forum Plugin "user" SQL Injection
- WordPress WP-Forum plugin for WordPress 1.7.4
Jan 19, 2008
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