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CVE-2007-3543 Detail

Description

Unrestricted file upload vulnerability in WordPress before 2.2.1 and WordPress MU before 1.2.3 allows remote authenticated users to upload and execute arbitrary PHP code by making a post that specifies a .php filename in the _wp_attached_file metadata field; and then sending this file's content, along with its post_ID value, to (1) wp-app.php or (2) app.php.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  07/03/2007

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 6.8


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Impact

Successful exploitation requires valid Editor credentials and that the system is configured to allow uploads.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://trac.mu.wordpress.org/changeset/1005
http://www.buayacorp.com/files/wordpress/wordpress-advisory.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24642

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-3543
NVD Published Date:
07/03/2007
NVD Last Modified:
11/15/2008