Side Menu Lite <= 2.2 - SQL Injection

Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in an SQL Command ('SQL Injection')
CVE CVE-2021-24521
CVSS 7.2 (High)
Publicly Published June 28, 2021
Last Updated January 5, 2023
Researcher pang0lin


The Side Menu Lite – add sticky fixed buttons WordPress plugin before 2.2.1 does not properly sanitize input values from the browser when building an SQL statement. Users with the administrator role or permission to manage this plugin could perform an SQL Injection attack.



Vulnerability Details for Side Menu Lite – add sticky fixed buttons

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug side-menu-lite (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 2.2.1, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 2.1.1
Patched Version
  • 2.2.1

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