Intrusion Prevention

WordPress.Creative.Contact.Form.Arbitrary.File.Upload

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against an Arbitrary File Upload vulnerability in WordPress Creative Contact Form Plugin.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitizing of user supplied inputs when handling a crafted file upload. It allows a remote attacker to upload an arbitrary file onto vulnerable systems via a crafted file upload.

Affected Products

Creative Contact Form for WordPress 0.9.7 and prior
Creative Contact Form for Joomla extension 2.0.0 and prior

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://wordpress.org/plugins/sexy-contact-form/

CVE References

CVE-2014-8739

Other References

7652 35057