2021-24456 | Quiz Maker Plugin Admin Dashboard sql injection
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A vulnerability was found in Quiz Maker Plugin up to 184.108.40.206. It has been declared as critical. This vulnerability affects an unknown part of the component Admin Dashboard. The manipulation of the argument
order/orderby with an unknown input leads to a sql injection vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-89. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability. An attacker might be able inject and/or alter existing SQL statements which would influence the database exchange. CVE summarizes:
The Quiz Maker WordPress plugin before 220.127.116.11 did not properly sanitise and escape the order and orderby parameters before using them in SQL statements, leading to SQL injection issues in the admin dashboard
The weakness was shared 08/02/2021. The advisory is available at wpscan.com. This vulnerability was named CVE-2021-24456 since 01/14/2021. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be initiated remotely. Additional levels of successful authentication are needed for exploitation. Technical details are known, but there is no available exploit.
Upgrading to version 18.104.22.168 eliminates this vulnerability.
VulDB Meta Base Score: 4.7
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 4.5
Status: Not defined
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Upgrade: Quiz Maker Plugin 22.214.171.124
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