Intrusion Prevention

WordPress.Photo.Gallery.Unrestricted.File.Upload

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against an Arbitrary File Upload vulnerability in WordPress Photo Gallery Plugin.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitizing of user supplied inputs when handling an crafted file upload. It allows a remote attacker to upload an arbitrary file onto vulnerable systems via an crafted file upload.

Affected Products

WordPress Photo Gallery Plugin 1.2.5

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://wordpress.org/plugins/photo-gallery/

CVE References

CVE-2014-9312