WordPress Related Posts Exit Popup Plugin SQL Injection Vulnerability

2012-11-16T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310803050
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2020-05-08T00:00:00

Description

This host is running WordPress Related Posts Exit Popup Plugin and is prone to sql injection vulnerability.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
#
# WordPress Related Posts Exit Popup Plugin SQL Injection Vulnerability
#
# Authors:
# Rachana Shetty <srachana@secpod.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (C) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH, http://www.greenbone.net
#
# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2
# (or any later version), as published by the Free Software Foundation.
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
# but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
# GNU General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
# Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.
###############################################################################

CPE = "cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress";

if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.803050");
  script_version("2020-05-08T08:34:44+0000");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"2020-05-08 08:34:44 +0000 (Fri, 08 May 2020)");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2012-11-16 15:16:37 +0530 (Fri, 16 Nov 2012)");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"7.5");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P");
  script_name("WordPress Related Posts Exit Popup Plugin SQL Injection Vulnerability");
  script_category(ACT_ATTACK);
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_family("Web application abuses");
  script_dependencies("secpod_wordpress_detect_900182.nasl");
  script_require_ports("Services/www", 80);
  script_mandatory_keys("wordpress/installed");

  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://cxsecurity.com/issue/WLB-2012110073");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://packetstormsecurity.org/files/118026/wprpep-sql.txt");

  script_tag(name:"impact", value:"Successful exploitation will allow attackers to manipulate SQL
  queries by injecting arbitrary SQL code and gain sensitive information.");

  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"WordPress Related Posts Exit Popup Plugin");

  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"Input passed via the 'id' parameter to
  /wp-content/plugins/related_posts_exit_popup/related_posts_exit_popup_window.php
  is not properly sanitised before being used in a SQL query.");

  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"No known solution was made available for at least one year
  since the disclosure of this vulnerability. Likely none will be provided anymore.
  General solution options are to upgrade to a newer release, disable respective
  features, remove the product or replace the product by another one.");

  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"This host is running WordPress Related Posts Exit Popup Plugin
  and is prone to sql injection vulnerability.");

  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"remote_active");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"WillNotFix");

  exit(0);
}

include("http_func.inc");
include("host_details.inc");
include("http_keepalive.inc");

if(!port = get_app_port(cpe:CPE)) exit(0);
if(!dir = get_app_location(cpe:CPE, port:port)) exit(0);

if(dir == "/") dir = "";
url = dir + '/wp-content/plugins/related_posts_exit_popup/related_posts_exit_popup_window.php?id=1"';

if(http_vuln_check(port:port, url:url, check_header:TRUE, pattern:"You have an error in your SQL syntax;", extra_check:">WordPress database error")){
  report = http_report_vuln_url(port:port, url:url);
  security_message(port:port, data:report);
  exit(0);
}

exit(99);