This security bulletin contains information about 1 vulnerabilities.
This vulnerability was updated to reflect in the wild exploitation of the vulnerability.
Exploit availability: NoDescription
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary SQL commands.
The vulnerability exists due to insufficient sanitization of user-supplied input passed via the "ucfg" HTTP POST parameter to "/assets/snippets/ajaxSearch/classes/ajaxSearchConfig.class.inc.php" script. A remote attacker can send a specially crafted HTTP POST request and execute arbitrary SQL commands in database.
Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary PHP code on the target system, however requires valid user account.
Note: as of November 30, 2016 this vulnerability is being actively exploited in the wild.Mitigation
Apply a security fix:
MODX Evolution: 1.0.12 - 1.1.0
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?