WordPress My Category Order Plugin <= 2.8 - SQL Injection Vulnerability

my-category-order

Software
My Category Order
Versions
<= 2.8
Disclosure date
2009-07-15
CVE
CVE- 2009-4748
References
Credits
Classification
SQL Injection
OWASP Top 10
A1: Injection

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Details

An SQL injection vulnerability found in mycategoryorder.php (Line 47-48). The attacker can exploit this vulnerability via a browser using 'parentID' parameter.

Solution

Fix (manually) in mycategoryorder.php: Find this line: $parentID = intval($_GET['parentID']); Replace to: $parentID = intval($_GET['parentID']); Or update the plugin.

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