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CVE-2007-3238 Detail

Current Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in functions.php in the default theme in WordPress 2.2 allows remote authenticated administrators to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the PATH_INFO (REQUEST_URI) to wp-admin/themes.php, a different vulnerability than CVE-2007-1622. NOTE: this might not cross privilege boundaries in some configurations, since the Administrator role has the unfiltered_html capability.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://blogsecurity.net/wordpress/news/news-100607-1/
http://codex.wordpress.org/Roles_and_Capabilities
http://mybeni.rootzilla.de/mybeNi/2007/wordpress_zeroday_vulnerability_roundhouse_kick_and_why_i_nearly_wrote_the_first_blog_worm/
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/2807
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1502
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/470837/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25161
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/34785

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-3238
NVD Published Date:
06/14/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/16/2018