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The attacker might not have any user-level access to the web application. However, this does not mean that the application cannot be attacked remotely. SQL Injection vulnerabilities could be triggered even by unauthenticated users.
In the exercise below, the attacker is unauthenticated to the web application and needs to find an SQL injection attack on the web application.
WordPress is a free and open-source full-featured CMS for hosting blogs and web portals. It is based on PHP and MySQL. It is one of the most popular CMS.
Email Subscribers & Newsletters (before 4.3.1) is vulnerable to SQL Injection documented in CVE-2019-20361.
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