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CVE-2007-1897 Detail

Current Description

SQL injection vulnerability in xmlrpc (xmlrpc.php) in WordPress 2.1.2, and probably earlier, allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary SQL commands via a string parameter value in an XML RPC mt.setPostCategories method call, related to the post_id variable.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
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Evaluator Solution

This vulnerability has been addressed by the vendor with the release of the following product update: http://wordpress.org/development/2007/04/wordpress-213-and-2010/

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Hyperlink Resource
http://trac.wordpress.org/ticket/4091
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1285
http://www.notsosecure.com/folder2/2007/04/03/wordpress-212-xmlrpc-security-issues/ Exploit Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/23294 Exploit Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1245 Vendor Advisory
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/3656

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-89 Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in an SQL Command ('SQL Injection') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
2.1.2


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-1897
NVD Published Date:
04/09/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017