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Vulnerability Score 6.8 6.8
CVE Id CVE-2012-5318
Last Modified 09 Oct 2012 12:00:00
Published 08 Oct 2012 01:55:01
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE



Unrestricted file upload vulnerability in uploadify/scripts/uploadify.php in the Kish Guest Posting plugin 1.2 for WordPress allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by uploading a file with a double extension, then accessing it via a direct request to the file in the directory specified by the folder parameter. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2012-1125.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Kishore Asokan Kish Guest Posting Plugin 1.2


MLIST - [oss-security] 20120308 Re: CVE-request: Kish Guest Posting Plugin for WordPress File Upload Remote PHP Code Execution

SECUNIA - 47688

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 11:00:54