Intrusion Prevention

Wordpress.CM.Download.Manager.Code.Injection

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Code Execution vulnerability in Wordpress CM Download Manager plugin.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitizing of user supplied inputs when handling a maliciously crafted HTTP request. A remote attacker may be able exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application via a crafted request.

Affected Products

WordPress CreativeMinds CM Downloads Manager plugin before 2.0.4

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://downloadsmanager.cminds.com/release-notes/

CVE References

CVE-2014-8877