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CVE-2014-5266 Detail

Description

The Incutio XML-RPC (IXR) Library, as used in WordPress before 3.9.2 and Drupal 6.x before 6.33 and 7.x before 7.31, does not limit the number of elements in an XML document, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via a large document, a different vulnerability than CVE-2014-5265.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  08/18/2014

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-5266
Original release date:
08/18/2014
Last revised:
11/25/2015
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.0 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://cgit.drupalcode.org/drupal/diff/includes/xmlrpc.inc?id=1849830 External Source CONFIRM http://cgit.drupalcode.org/drupal/diff/includes/xmlrpc.inc?id=1849830
http://cgit.drupalcode.org/drupal/diff/modules/openid/xrds.inc?id=1849830 External Source CONFIRM http://cgit.drupalcode.org/drupal/diff/modules/openid/xrds.inc?id=1849830
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2999 External Source DEBIAN DSA-2999
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-3001 External Source DEBIAN DSA-3001
https://core.trac.wordpress.org/changeset/29404 External Source CONFIRM https://core.trac.wordpress.org/changeset/29404
https://wordpress.org/news/2014/08/wordpress-3-9-2/ Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM https://wordpress.org/news/2014/08/wordpress-3-9-2/
https://www.drupal.org/SA-CORE-2014-004 Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM https://www.drupal.org/SA-CORE-2014-004

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
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:3.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:3.9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 3.9.1
Configuration 2
OR
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.0:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.0:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.0:beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.0:beta4:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.0:dev:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.0:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.0:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.0:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.0:rc4:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.29:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.31:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:6.32:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.0:alpha1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.0:alpha2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.0:alpha3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.0:alpha4:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.0:alpha5:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.0:alpha6:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.0:alpha7:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.0:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.0:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.0:beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.0:dev:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.0:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.0:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.0:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.0:rc4:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:7.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
Configuration 3
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