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CVE-2012-3578 Detail

Current Description

Unrestricted file upload vulnerability in html/Upload.php in the FCChat Widget plugin 2.2.13.1 and earlier for WordPress allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by uploading a file with a file with an executable extension followed by a safe extension, then accessing it via a direct request to the file in html/images.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://packetstormsecurity.org/files/113323/WordPress-FCChat-Widget-2.x-Shell-Upload.html Exploit
http://www.opensyscom.fr/Actualites/wordpress-plugins-fcchat-widget-shell-upload-vulnerability.html Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/53855 Exploit
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/76123

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls (CWE-264)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:fcchat_widget:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
2.2.13.1
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

2 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-3578
NVD Published Date:
06/16/2012
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017