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CVE-2019-17673 Detail

Current Description

WordPress before 5.2.4 is vulnerable to poisoning of the cache of JSON GET requests because certain requests lack a Vary: Origin header.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
https://blog.wpscan.org/wordpress/security/release/2019/10/15/wordpress-524-security-release-breakdown.html Third Party Advisory
https://core.trac.wordpress.org/changeset/46478 Patch Vendor Advisory
https://github.com/WordPress/WordPress/commit/b224c251adfa16a5f84074a3c0886270c9df38de Patch Third Party Advisory
https://wordpress.org/news/2019/10/wordpress-5-2-4-security-release/ Release Notes Vendor Advisory
https://wpvulndb.com/vulnerabilities/9911 Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
5.2.4


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-17673
NVD Published Date:
10/17/2019
NVD Last Modified:
10/20/2019