UnGallery < 2.1.6 - Command Injection

Improper Control of Generation of Code ('Code Injection')
CVSS 9.8 (Critical)
Publicly Published October 23, 2012
Last Updated December 5, 2022
Researcher Charlie Eriksen - Secunia Research


The UnGallery plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Command Injection in versions before 2.1.6 via the 'search' parameter. This makes it possible for unauthenticated attackers to execute arbitrary commands on the server.



Vulnerability Details for UnGallery

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug ungallery (view on wordpress.org)
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 2.1.6, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • < 2.1.6
Patched Version
  • 2.1.6

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