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CVE-2007-0107 Detail

Current Description

WordPress before 2.0.6, when mbstring is enabled for PHP, decodes alternate character sets after escaping the SQL query, which allows remote attackers to bypass SQL injection protection schemes and execute arbitrary SQL commands via multibyte charsets, as demonstrated using UTF-7.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Solution

Successful exploitation requires that the "mbstring" extension be enabled. This vulnerability is addressed in the following product release: WordPress, WordPress, 2.0.6

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200701-10.xml
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/2112
http://wordpress.org/development/2007/01/wordpress-206/ Patch
http://www.hardened-php.net/advisory_022007.141.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.openpkg.com/security/advisories/OpenPKG-SA-2007.005.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/456049/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21907 Exploit Patch
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0061
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/31297

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
2.0.5


Change History

3 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-0107
NVD Published Date:
01/08/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/16/2018