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Vulnerability of WordPress Multiple Meta Box: SQL injection of multi_metabox_listing

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can use a SQL injection in the multi_metabox_listing parameter of WordPress Multiple Meta Box, in order to read or alter data.
Vulnerable systems: WordPress Plugins ~ not comprehensive.
Severity of this threat: 2/4.
Creation date: 08/04/2016.
Références of this weakness: VIGILANCE-VUL-19328.

Description of the vulnerability 

The WordPress Multiple Meta Box product uses a database.

However, user's data are directly inserted in a SQL query.

An attacker can therefore use a SQL injection in the multi_metabox_listing parameter of WordPress Multiple Meta Box, in order to read or alter data.
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This cybersecurity note impacts software or systems such as WordPress Plugins ~ not comprehensive.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer weakness announce is medium.

The trust level is of type unique source, with an origin of internet client.

A proof of concept or an attack tool is available, so your teams have to process this alert. An attacker with a technician ability can exploit this cybersecurity vulnerability.

Solutions for this threat 

WordPress Multiple Meta Box: workaround.
A workaround is to disable WordPress Multiple Meta Box.
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