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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.9 4.9
CVE Id CVE-2009-2334
Last Modified 10 Sep 2013 02:00:20
Published 10 Jul 2009 05:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication SINGLE_INSTANCE

CVE-2009-2334

Summary

wp-admin/admin.php in WordPress and WordPress MU before 2.8.1 does not require administrative authentication to access the configuration of a plugin, which allows remote attackers to specify a configuration file in the page parameter to obtain sensitive information or modify this file, as demonstrated by the (1) collapsing-archives/options.txt, (2) akismet/readme.txt, (3) related-ways-to-take-action/options.php, (4) wp-security-scan/securityscan.php, and (5) wp-ids/ids-admin.php files. NOTE: this can be leveraged for cross-site scripting (XSS) and denial of service.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Wordpress 0.6.2

  • Wordpress 0.6.2.1

  • Wordpress 0.7

  • Wordpress 0.71

  • Wordpress 0.71-gold

  • Wordpress 0.711

  • Wordpress 0.72

  • Wordpress 1.0

  • Wordpress 1.0-platinum

  • Wordpress 1.0.1

  • Wordpress 1.0.1-miles

  • Wordpress 1.0.2

  • Wordpress 1.0.2-blakey

  • Wordpress 1.2

  • Wordpress 1.2-delta

  • Wordpress 1.2-mingus

  • Wordpress 1.2.1

  • Wordpress 1.2.2

  • Wordpress 1.3.1

  • Wordpress 1.4

  • Wordpress 1.5

  • Wordpress 1.5-strayhorn

  • Wordpress 1.5.1

  • Wordpress 1.5.1.1

  • Wordpress 1.5.1.2

  • Wordpress 1.5.1.3

  • Wordpress 1.5.2

  • Wordpress 1.6

  • Wordpress 2.0

  • Wordpress 2.0.1

  • Wordpress 2.0.10

  • Wordpress 2.0.10 Rc1

  • Wordpress 2.0.10 Rc2

  • Wordpress 2.0.11

  • Wordpress 2.0.2

  • Wordpress 2.0.3

  • Wordpress 2.0.4

  • Wordpress 2.0.5

  • Wordpress 2.0.6

  • Wordpress 2.0.7

  • Wordpress 2.0.8

  • Wordpress 2.0.9

  • Wordpress 2.1

  • Wordpress 2.1.1

  • Wordpress 2.1.2

  • Wordpress 2.1.3

  • Wordpress 2.1.3 Rc1

  • Wordpress 2.1.3 Rc2

  • Wordpress 2.2

  • Wordpress 2.2 Revision5002

  • Wordpress 2.2 Revision5003

  • Wordpress 2.2.0

  • Wordpress 2.2.1

  • Wordpress 2.2.2

  • Wordpress 2.2.3

  • Wordpress 2.3

  • Wordpress 2.3.1

  • Wordpress 2.3.2

  • Wordpress 2.3.3

  • Wordpress 2.5

  • Wordpress 2.5.1

  • Wordpress 2.6

  • Wordpress 2.6.1

  • Wordpress 2.6.3

  • Wordpress 2.6.5

  • Wordpress 2.7.1

  • Wordpress Mu 1.1

  • Wordpress Mu 1.1.1

  • Wordpress Mu 1.2

  • Wordpress Mu 1.2.1

  • Wordpress Mu 1.2.2

  • Wordpress Mu 1.2.3

  • Wordpress Mu 1.2.4

  • Wordpress Mu 1.2.5a

  • Wordpress Mu 1.3

  • Wordpress Mu 1.3.1

  • Wordpress Mu 1.3.2

  • Wordpress Mu 1.3.3

  • Wordpress Mu 1.5

  • Wordpress Mu 1.5.1

  • Wordpress Mu 2.6

  • Wordpress Mu 2.6.1

  • Wordpress Mu 2.6.2

  • Wordpress Mu 2.6.3

  • Wordpress Mu 2.6.5

  • Wordpress Mu 2.7


References

VUPEN - ADV-2009-1833

BID - 35584

OSVDB - 55715

OSVDB - 55712

FEDORA - FEDORA-2009-7729

FEDORA - FEDORA-2009-7701

FEDORA - FEDORA-2009-8538

FEDORA - FEDORA-2009-8529

BUGTRAQ - 20090708 CORE-2009-01515 - WordPress Privileges Unchecked in admin.php and Multiple Information

MILW0RM - 9110

DEBIAN - DSA-1871

CONFIRM - http://wordpress.org/development/2009/07/wordpress-2-8-1/

SECTRACK - 1022528

MISC - http://corelabs.coresecurity.com/index.php?action=view&type=advisory&name=WordPress_Privileges_Unchecked


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:50:52