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Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2008-4616
Last Modified 29 Jan 2009 01:56:55
Published 20 Oct 2008 02:14:04
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



The SpamBam plugin for WordPress allows remote attackers to bypass restrictions and add blog comments by using server-supplied values to calculate a shared key.

Vulnerable Systems


  • The Spanner Spambam Plugin

  • Wordpress Spambam Plugin


XF - spambam-client-security-bypass(39690)

BID - 27291

BUGTRAQ - 20080115 Exploiting the SpamBam plugin for wordpress

SREASON - 4438

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:48:34