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CVE-2012-1936 Detail

Current Description

** DISPUTED ** The wp_create_nonce function in wp-includes/pluggable.php in WordPress 3.3.1 and earlier associates a nonce with a user account instead of a user session, which might make it easier for remote attackers to conduct cross-site request forgery (CSRF) attacks on specific actions and objects by sniffing the network, as demonstrated by attacks against the wp-admin/admin-ajax.php and wp-admin/user-new.php scripts. NOTE: the vendor reportedly disputes the significance of this issue because wp_create_nonce operates as intended, even if it is arguably inconsistent with certain CSRF protection details advocated by external organizations.

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://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/18791
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/53280
http://www.webapp-security.com/2012/04/wordpress-3-3-1-multiple-csrf-vulnerabilities
http://www.webapp-security.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/Wordpress-3.3.1-Multiple-CSRF-Vulnerabilities6.txt Exploit

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-352 Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.2.5:a:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.5.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.5.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.5.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 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:2.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.6.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.6.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.4:a:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.9.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.9.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.9.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.0.3:*:iis:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.2:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
3.3.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-1936
NVD Published Date:
05/03/2012
NVD Last Modified:
12/13/2017