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CVE-2019-17661 Detail

Description

A CSV injection in the codepress-admin-columns (aka Admin Columns) plugin 3.4.6 for WordPress allows malicious users to gain remote control of other computers. By choosing formula code as his first or last name, an attacker can create a user with a name that contains malicious code. Other users might download this data as a CSV file and corrupt their PC by opening it in a tool such as Microsoft Excel. The attacker could gain remote access to the user's PC.

Source:  MITRE

Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
https://www2.deloitte.com/de/de/pages/risk/articles/wordpress-csv-injection.html

Weakness Enumeration

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-17661
NVD Published Date:
11/08/2019
NVD Last Modified:
11/08/2019