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WordPress Platform Theme File Upload Vulnerability

The WordPress Theme "platform" contains a remote code execution vulnerability through an unchecked admin_init call. The theme includes the uploaded file from its temp filename with php's include function.

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Module Name

exploit/unix/webapp/wp_platform_exec

Authors

  • Marc-Alexandre Montpas
  • Christian Mehlmauer <FireFart [at] gmail.com>

References

Targets

  • platform < 1.4.4, platform pro < 1.6.2

Platforms

  • php

Architectures

  • php

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 exploit/unix/webapp/wp_platform_exec msf exploit(wp_platform_exec) > show targets ...targets... msf exploit(wp_platform_exec) > set TARGET <target-id> msf exploit(wp_platform_exec) > show options ...show and set options... msf exploit(wp_platform_exec) > exploit