Threat Encyclopedia

WordPress.Plugin.iThemes.Security.Orderby.SQL.Injection

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This indicates an attack attempt against a SQL Injection vulnerability in WordPress Plugin iThemes Security.
The vulnerability is a result of the application's failure to properly sanitize user input before using it in a SQL query. As a result, a remote attacker can send a crafted query to execute SQL commands on a vulnerable server.

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WordPress Plugin iThemes Security(better-wp-security) before 7.0.3

Impact

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

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Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://wordpress.org/plugins/better-wp-security/

CVE References

CVE-2018-12636