CVE-2024-4145 – Search & Replace – SQL injection – POC

CVE-2024-4145 – Search & Replace – SQL injection – POC

SQL injections can compromise the entire website, allowing attackers to steal data, alter content, or gain administrative access. Real-world examples include attackers using SQL injections to extract user credentials, inject malware, or deface websites. The “Search & Replace” plugin’s vulnerability exemplifies how even widely-used tools can become vectors for such attacks.

CVE-2024-4924 – Sassy social share – Stored XSS to backdoor creation – POC

CVE-2024-4924 – Sassy social share – Stored XSS to backdoor creation – POC

WordPress plugins play a crucial role in extending the functionality of websites, but they also introduce potential security risks. One such vulnerability, identified as CVE-2024-4924, has been discovered in the Sassy Social Share plugin. This flaw allows attackers to execute stored cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks, leading to the creation of a backdoor for account takeover. This article explores the discovery, exploitation, and implications of CVE-2024-4924, along with strategies to enhance WordPress security.

Plugin Security Certification: “SVG Support” – Version 2.5.5: Use SVG Files with Enhanced Security

Plugin Security Certification: “SVG Support” – Version 2.5.5: Use SVG Files with Enhanced Security

The “SVG Support” plugin, a vital tool for safely uploading and using SVG files in WordPress, has successfully passed the Plugin Security Certification (PSC) by CleanTalk. This certification ensures that the plugin adheres to stringent security standards, providing users with enhanced safety when integrating SVG files into their websites.

CVE-2024-0756 – Insert or Embed Articulate Content into WordPress – Stored XSS/ Iframe Injection – POC

CVE-2024-0756 – Insert or Embed Articulate Content into WordPress – Stored XSS/ Iframe Injection – POC

WordPress, a leading content management system, is widely used for creating websites due to its flexibility and extensive plugin ecosystem. However, the same extensibility that makes WordPress powerful also introduces potential security risks. One such critical vulnerability, CVE-2024-0756, has been discovered in the “Insert or Embed Articulate Content” plugin. This vulnerability enables attackers to execute stored cross-site scripting (XSS) and iframe injection attacks, compromising user accounts and site integrity. This article explores the discovery, exploitation, and potential impact of CVE-2024-0756, alongside best practices for securing WordPress sites.

CVE-2024-3288 – Logo Slider by LogicHunt inc. – Stored XSS to Admin Account Creation (Contributor+) – POC

CVE-2024-3288 – Logo Slider by LogicHunt inc. – Stored XSS to Admin Account Creation (Contributor+) – POC

In the realm of web development, security vulnerabilities can have far-reaching impacts, potentially jeopardizing the integrity and safety of websites. One such vulnerability, CVE-2024-3288, has been identified in the Logo Slider plugin for WordPress. This plugin, widely used for showcasing logos of clients, partners, and sponsors, is vulnerable to Stored XSS (Cross-Site Scripting) attacks. This article explores the discovery, understanding, exploitation, and mitigation of this vulnerability, emphasizing its implications for WordPress site security.

CVE-2024-0757 – Insert or Embed Articulate Content into WordPress – RCE via zip bypass (Contributor+) Critical-High – POC

CVE-2024-0757 – Insert or Embed Articulate Content into WordPress – RCE via zip bypass (Contributor+) Critical-High – POC

In recent times, WordPress has become a predominant platform for website development due to its user-friendly interface and extensive plugin ecosystem. However, this popularity also makes it a prime target for security vulnerabilities. One such critical vulnerability, identified as CVE-2024-0757, allows remote code execution (RCE) through insecure file uploads in a zip archive by users with contributor rights in Insert or Embed Articulate Content into WordPress plugin. This article delves into the discovery, exploitation, and potential impact of this vulnerability, along with recommendations for securing WordPress installations.

Plugin Security Certification: “Social Icons Widget & Block by WPZOOM” – Version 4.2.18: Add Social Icons with Enhanced Security

Plugin Security Certification: “Social Icons Widget & Block by WPZOOM” – Version 4.2.18: Add Social Icons with Enhanced Security

Version 4.2.18 of the Social Icons Widget & Block by WPZOOM plugin offers a secure and efficient solution for tracking visitor statistics on your WordPress site. With a focus on privacy compliance and transparent data handling, Social Icons Widget & Block by WPZOOM provides valuable insights without compromising user privacy or security.

Plugin Security Certification: “Better Search Replace” – Version 1.4.6: Search/Replace What You Want with Enhanced Security

Plugin Security Certification: “Better Search Replace” – Version 1.4.6: Search/Replace What You Want with Enhanced Security

The “Better Search Replace” plugin has achieved the prestigious Plugin Security Certification (PSC) from CleanTalk, affirming its commitment to security and reliability. This certification ensures that the plugin adheres to the highest security standards, providing users with a secure and efficient tool for managing database operations during site migrations or other significant changes.

CVE-2024-4469 – WP-Staging | Migration Backup Restore – SSRF – POC

CVE-2024-4469 – WP-Staging | Migration Backup Restore – SSRF – POC

In the ever-evolving landscape of web security, the discovery of new vulnerabilities is a constant reminder of the necessity for vigilance. Recently, during the testing of the widely-used WP-Staging | Migration Backup Restore plugin for WordPress, a Server-Side Request Forgery (SSRF) vulnerability, designated as CVE-2024-4469, was identified. This vulnerability poses significant risks, as it can be exploited to scan local ports on the host server, potentially leading to further security breaches.

CVE-2024-4057 – Gutenberg Blocks by Kadence Blocks – Stored XSS to Admin Account Creation (Contributor+) Critical-High – POC

CVE-2024-4057 – Gutenberg Blocks by Kadence Blocks – Stored XSS to Admin Account Creation (Contributor+) Critical-High – POC

In the ever-evolving landscape of web security, vulnerabilities in popular plugins can have widespread and severe consequences. A recent vulnerability, identified as CVE-2024-4057, has been discovered in the Gutenberg Blocks by Kadence Blocks plugin, a widely used tool with over 400,000 active installations. This critical-high vulnerability allows attackers to execute Stored Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) attacks, leading to admin account creation and potentially compromising the entire website.