Vulnerability CVE-2014-4972


Published: 2018-01-08

Description:
Unrestricted file upload vulnerability in the Gravity Upload Ajax plugin 1.1 and earlier for WordPress allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by uploading a file with an executable extension, then accessing it via a direct request to the file under wp-content/uploads/gravity_forms.

Type:

CWE-434

(Unrestricted Upload of File with Dangerous Type)

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
7.5/10
6.4/10
10/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Partial
Partial
Partial
Affected software
Ajax upload for gravity forms project -> Ajax upload for gravity forms 

 References:
https://g0blin.co.uk/cve-2014-4972/
https://wpvulndb.com/vulnerabilities/8232

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