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CVE-2020-20300 Scanner

Detects 'SQL Injection (SQLi)' vulnerability in WeiPHP affects v. 5.0.

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Critical

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Single Scan

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Estimated Time

10 sec

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Safeguarding Your WeiPHP Installation from CVE-2020-20300

Understanding the Versatility of WeiPHP

WeiPHP, a robust content management system (CMS), serves as a versatile platform utilized for diverse web endeavors such as business websites, e-commerce portals, and blogs. Its user-friendly interface and extensive capabilities make it an ideal choice for individuals and organizations seeking to establish and manage their online presence effectively [1].

Unveiling the CVE-2020-20300 Vulnerability

The CVE-2020-20300 vulnerability discovered in WeiPHP version 5.0 is a critical SQL injection (SQLi) flaw within the wp_where function. This loophole paves the way for potential attackers to execute unauthorized SQL queries, potentially leading to the extraction of sensitive information from the underlying database. Such infiltration jeopardizes the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of data, posing a significant security threat to the affected digital assets [2].

Implications of Exploiting CVE-2020-20300

In the hands of malicious cyber attackers, the exploitation of CVE-2020-20300 can unleash severe consequences. Unauthorized access to sensitive user information, data manipulation, and potential system compromise are among the grave repercussions. Furthermore, the exploitation of this vulnerability can tarnish the reputation of the affected website, erode trust among visitors, and disrupt its functionality, leading to credibility and reliability issues.

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For those yet to become members of the SecurityForEveryone platform, it is essential to consider leveraging its Continuous Threat Exposure Management services. By enlisting in this platform, individuals and organizations gain access to advanced scanners specifically designed to detect vulnerabilities such as CVE-2020-20300 within their digital assets. Proactive engagement with the platform enables comprehensive protection against potential cyber threats and the overall enhancement of cybersecurity resilience [3].

 

References

  1. WeiPHP - GitHub
  2. CVE-2020-20300 - NVD
  3. SecurityForEveryone Platform - Official Website
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