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CVE-2010-4536 Detail

Current Description

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in KSES, as used in WordPress before 3.0.4, allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via vectors related to (1) the & (ampersand) character, (2) the case of an attribute name, (3) a padded entity, and (4) an entity that is not in normalized form.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/03/2011
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized modification

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://core.trac.wordpress.org/changeset/17172/branches/3.0 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-January/053289.html Third Party Advisory
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-January/053293.html Third Party Advisory
http://wordpress.org/news/2010/12/3-0-4-update/ Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/12/30/1 Mailing List Patch Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/45620 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3335 Third Party Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0167 Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)

Change History

2 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-4536
NVD Published Date:
01/03/2011
NVD Last Modified:
11/21/2017