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WordPress REST API Content Injection

This module exploits a content injection vulnerability in WordPress versions 4.7 and 4.7.1 via type juggling in the REST API.

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Module Name

auxiliary/scanner/http/wordpress_content_injection

Authors

  • Marc Montpas
  • wvu <wvu [at] metasploit.com>

References

Actions

  • LIST
  • UPDATE

Reliability

Development

Module Options

To display the available options, load the module within the Metasploit console and run the commands 'show options' or 'show advanced':

msf > use auxiliary/scanner/http/wordpress_content_injection msf auxiliary(wordpress_content_injection) > show actions ...actions... msf auxiliary(wordpress_content_injection) > set ACTION <action-name> msf auxiliary(wordpress_content_injection) > show options ...show and set options... msf auxiliary(wordpress_content_injection) > run