2021-24484 | Secure Copy Content Protection and Content Locking Plugin Admin Dashboard get_reports sql injection
|CVSS Meta Temp Score
CVSS is a standardized scoring system to determine possibilities of attacks. The Temp Score considers temporal factors like disclosure, exploit and countermeasures. The unique Meta Score calculates the average score of different sources to provide a normalized scoring system.
|Current Exploit Price (≈)
Our analysts are monitoring exploit markets and are in contact with vulnerability brokers. The range indicates the observed or calculated exploit price to be seen on exploit markets. A good indicator to understand the monetary effort required for and the popularity of an attack.
|CTI Interest Score
Our Cyber Threat Intelligence team is monitoring different web sites, mailing lists, exploit markets and social media networks. The CTI Interest Score identifies the interest of attackers and the security community for this specific vulnerability in real-time. A high score indicates an elevated risk to be targeted for this vulnerability.
A vulnerability was found in Secure Copy Content Protection and Content Locking Plugin up to 2.6.6 on WordPress (WordPress Plugin). It has been declared as critical. Affected by this vulnerability is the function
get_reports of the component Admin Dashboard. The manipulation of the argument
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. The summary by CVE is:
The get_reports() function in the Secure Copy Content Protection and Content Locking WordPress plugin before 2.6.7 did not use whitelist or validate the orderby parameter before using it in SQL statements passed to the get_results() DB calls, leading to SQL injection issues in the admin dashboard
The weakness was presented 08/02/2021. It is possible to read the advisory at wpscan.com. This vulnerability is known as CVE-2021-24484 since 01/14/2021. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be launched remotely. Additional levels of successful authentication are necessary for exploitation. Technical details of the vulnerability are known, but there is no available exploit.
Upgrading to version 2.6.7 eliminates this vulnerability.
VulDB Meta Base Score: 4.7
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 4.5
Status: Not defined
0-Day Time: 🔒
Download it now for free!