Intrusion Prevention

WordPress.Ninja.Forms.Unauthenticated.Arbitrary.File.Upload

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against an Arbitrary File Upload vulnerability in WordPress Ninja Forms Plugin.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitizing of user supplied inputs in the application while handling maliciously crafted file upload request. A remote attacker can exploit this to execute arbitrary code within context of the affected application via a crafted file upload request

Affected Products

WordPress Ninja Forms 2.9.36 to 2.9.42

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can execute arbitrary code in the context of the affected user

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://wpvulndb.com/vulnerabilities/8485

CVE References

CVE-2016-1209

Other References

8485