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Web Application Security – ModSecurity Commercial Rules, Update for October 2022

Release Summary

Overview for rules released by Trustwave SpiderLabs in October for ModSecurity Commercial Rules package. The rules are available for versions 2.9.x and 3.x of ModSecurity.

ModSecurity Commercial Rules detect attacks or classes of attacks on web applications and their components as well as provide virtual patches for public vulnerabilities.
Release Summary

Apache Commons Text < 1.10.0 Arbitrary Code Execution CVE-2022-42889
WordPress Plugin Envira Gallery Lite < - Reflected XSS CVE-2022-2190
WordPress Plugin Form Maker by 10Web < 1.15.6 - Admin+ SQLI CVE-2022-3300
WordPress Plugin Anti-Spam by CleanTalk < 5.185.1 - Admin+ SQLi CVE-2022-3302
WordPress Plugin Tutor LMS < 2.0.10 - Admin+ Stored XSS CVE-2022-2563
WordPress Plugin Meks Easy Social Share < 1.2.8 - Admin+ Stored XSS CVE-2022-2574
WordPress Plugin Blog2Social < 6.9.10 - Subscriber+ SQLi CVE-2022-3246

How to Update

All the rules released this month are available for download and can be configured using the ModSecurity Dashboard. The rules are associated with the default profile and enabled for all licensed servers. To verify the rules were successfully downloaded by ModSecurity, log in to the ModSecurity Dashboard and verify the server "Last seen" date, which indicates the last successful download for the specified server.