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CVE-2017-16562 Detail

Current Description

The UserPro plugin before 4.9.17.1 for WordPress, when used on a site with the "admin" username, allows remote attackers to bypass authentication and obtain administrative access via a "true" value for the up_auto_log parameter in the QUERY_STRING to the default URI.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
https://codecanyon.net/item/userpro-user-profiles-with-social-login/5958681?s_rank=9 Issue Tracking
https://wpvulndb.com/vulnerabilities/8950 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/43117/ Exploit Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-287 Improper Authentication NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:userproplugin:userpro:*:*:*:*:*:wordpress:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
4.9.17.1


Change History

3 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-16562
NVD Published Date:
11/09/2017
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019