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CVE-2017-5610 Detail

Current Description

wp-admin/includes/class-wp-press-this.php in Press This in WordPress before 4.7.2 does not properly restrict visibility of a taxonomy-assignment user interface, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions by reading terms.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 5.3 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3779 Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/01/28/5 Mailing List Patch Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/95816 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037731 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://codex.wordpress.org/Version_4.7.2 Release Notes Vendor Advisory
https://github.com/WordPress/WordPress/commit/21264a31e0849e6ff793a06a17de877dd88ea454 Patch Third Party Advisory
https://wordpress.org/news/2017/01/wordpress-4-7-2-security-release/ Patch Vendor Advisory
https://wpvulndb.com/vulnerabilities/8729 Patch Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Information Exposure NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
4.7.1

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-5610
NVD Published Date:
01/29/2017
NVD Last Modified:
03/19/2019