SQL injection in Payment Form for PayPal Pro plugin for WordPress



Published: 2020-07-03
Risk High
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2020-14092
CWE-ID CWE-89
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit Public exploit code for vulnerability #1 is available.
Vulnerable software
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Payment Form for PayPal Pro
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Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one high risk vulnerability.

1) SQL injection

EUVDB-ID: #VU29493

Risk: High

CVSSv3.1: 8.8 [CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H/E:P/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2020-14092

CWE-ID: CWE-89 - Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in an SQL Command ('SQL Injection')

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary SQL queries in database.

The vulnerability exists due to insufficient sanitization of user-supplied data passed via the "query" parameter. A remote attacker can send a specially crafted request to the affected application and execute arbitrary SQL commands within the application database.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to read, delete, modify data in database and gain complete control over the affected application.

Mitigation

Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Payment Form for PayPal Pro: 1.0.1 - 1.2.48


CPE2.3 External links

http://wordpress.dwbooster.com/forms/payment-form-for-paypal-pro
http://wordpress.org/plugins/payment-form-for-paypal-pro/#developers
http://wpvulndb.com/vulnerabilities/10287
http://plugins.trac.wordpress.org/changeset/2323857/payment-form-for-paypal-pro

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability. However, proof of concept for this vulnerability is available.



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