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CVE-2011-0700 Detail

Current Description

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in WordPress before 3.0.5 allow remote authenticated users to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via vectors related to (1) the Quick/Bulk Edit title (aka post title or post_title), (2) post_status, (3) comment_status, (4) ping_status, and (5) escaping of tags within the tags meta box.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  03/14/2011
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 3.5 LOW
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 6.8


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://codex.wordpress.org/Version_3.0.5 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://core.trac.wordpress.org/changeset/17397 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://core.trac.wordpress.org/changeset/17401 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://core.trac.wordpress.org/changeset/17406 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://core.trac.wordpress.org/changeset/17412 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-March/056412.html Third Party Advisory
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-March/056998.html Third Party Advisory
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-March/057003.html Third Party Advisory
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/02/08/7 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/02/09/13 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2011/dsa-2190 Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/46249 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0658 Third Party Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0721 Third Party Advisory
http://www.wordpress.org/news/2011/02/wordpress-3-0-5/ Patch Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

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)
3.0.4


Change History

2 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-0700
NVD Published Date:
03/14/2011
NVD Last Modified:
11/21/2017