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CVE-2017-9062 Detail

Current Description

In WordPress before 4.7.5, there is improper handling of post meta data values in the XML-RPC API.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 8.6 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:N/I:H/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3870 Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/98509 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038520 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://codex.wordpress.org/Version_4.7.5 Patch Release Notes Vendor Advisory
https://github.com/WordPress/WordPress/commit/3d95e3ae816f4d7c638f40d3e936a4be19724381 Patch Third Party Advisory
https://wordpress.org/news/2017/05/wordpress-4-7-5/ Patch Vendor Advisory
https://wpvulndb.com/vulnerabilities/8816 Patch Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-352 Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) NIST  
CWE-79 Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting') NIST  
CWE-601 URL Redirection to Untrusted Site ('Open Redirect') 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)
4.7.4

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-2017-9062
NVD Published Date:
05/18/2017
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019