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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 compromised 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 it.
Joomla is a free and open-source content management system (CMS) written in PHP. It is built on a model–view–controller web application framework and support plugins for extending the functionality.
Joomla BaiduMap Plugin (22.214.171.124) is vulnerable to SQL Injection documented in CVE-2018-6605.
Objective: Your task is to find and exploit this vulnerability.
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