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Web Application Security – ModSecurity Commercial Rules, Update for December 2019

Overview for rules released by Trustwave SpiderLabs in December 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


rConfig 3.9.2 Unauthenticated RCE CVE-2019-16662

WordPress Plugin Tidio Live Chat 4.1.0 XSS

WordPress Plugin WP Maintenance 5.0.5 CSRF

WordPress Plugin IgniteUp 3.4 Directory Traversal CVE-2019-17234

WordPress Plugin IgniteUp 3.4 CSRF CVE-2019-17235

WordPress Plugin IgniteUp 3.4 XSS CVE-2019-17236

WordPress Plugin IgniteUp 3.4 SSRF CVE-2019-17237

Online Inventory Manager 3.2 XSS


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.