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CVE-2014-0166 Detail

Description

The wp_validate_auth_cookie function in wp-includes/pluggable.php in WordPress before 3.7.2 and 3.8.x before 3.8.2 does not properly determine the validity of authentication cookies, which makes it easier for remote attackers to obtain access via a forged cookie.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  04/09/2014

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-0166
Original release date:
04/09/2014
Last revised:
12/15/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
6.4 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
4.9
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://codex.wordpress.org/Version_3.7.2 Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://codex.wordpress.org/Version_3.7.2
http://codex.wordpress.org/Version_3.8.2 Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://codex.wordpress.org/Version_3.8.2
http://core.trac.wordpress.org/changeset/28054 External Source CONFIRM http://core.trac.wordpress.org/changeset/28054
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2901 External Source DEBIAN DSA-2901
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1085858 External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1085858

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:0.71:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.2.5:a:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.5.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.5.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.5.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:1.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.6.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.6.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.4:a:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.9.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.9.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:2.9.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.2:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 3.7.1
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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