Rule Category

SERVER-WEBAPP -- Snort has detected traffic exploiting vulnerabilities in web based applications on servers.

Alert Message

SERVER-WEBAPP WordPress Rencontre plugin SQL injection attempt

Rule Explanation

This event is generated when an attacker attempts to exploit an sql injection vulnerability in the WordPress Rencontre plugin. Impact: Attempted User Privilege Gain Details: This rule will fire when attempts to exploit an sql injection vulnerability in the WordPress Rencontre plugin are detected. An attacker can exploit this to modify the backend database and potentially even use it to achieve code execution. Ease of Attack:

What To Look For

Known Usage

No public information

False Positives

No known false positives

Contributors

Cisco Talos Intelligence Group

MITRE ATT&CK Framework

Tactic:

Technique:

For reference, see the MITRE ATT&CK vulnerability types here: https://attack.mitre.org

CVE

CVE Additional Information

CVE-2019-13413
The Rencontre plugin before 3.1.3 for WordPress allows SQL Injection via inc/rencontre_widget.php.
Details
Severity Base Score9.8
Impact Score5.9 Exploit Score3.9
Confidentiality ImpactHIGH Integrity ImpactHIGH
Availability ImpactHIGH Attack VectorNETWORK
ScopeUNCHANGED User InteractionNONE
Authentication Ease of AccessLOW
Privileges RequiredNONE