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SERVER-WEBAPP Wordpress Nexos theme SQL injection attempt
This rule is looking for any SQL injection attempts performed against the Wordpress Nexos theme.
What To Look For
This rule will alert when there's an attempt to exploit an SQL injection vulnerability in the Nexos theme for Wordpress
No public information
No known false positives
Cisco Talos Intelligence Group
MITRE ATT&CK Framework
Technique: Automated Exfiltration
For reference, see the MITRE ATT&CK vulnerability types here:
SQL Injection attacks target PHP and ASP applications primarily and involve SQL queries or commands added to unverified user input. A successful attack can lead to data leaks (entirely exposed data), database modification (data deletion or tampering), administrative permissions misuse, and sometimes direct commands passed to the operating system.
CVE Additional Information