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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-1897 (1 public exploit)

SQL injection vulnerability in xmlrpc (xmlrpc.php) in WordPress 2.1.2, and probably earlier, allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary SQL commands via a string parameter value in an XML RPC mt.setPostCategories method call, related to the post_id variable.
Publish Date : 2007-04-09 Last Update Date : 2011-08-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.5
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeSql Injection
CWE ID 89

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1285-1 wordpress oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20115 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-1897

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wordpress Wordpress 3

- References For CVE-2007-1897

http://trac.wordpress.org/ticket/4091 CONFIRM
Exploit! http://www.milw0rm.com/exploits/3656
MILW0RM 3656
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1285
DEBIAN DSA-1285
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/23294
BID 23294 WordPress Post_ID Parameter SQL Injection Vulnerability Release Date:2007-05-02
http://www.notsosecure.com/folder2/2007/04/03/wordpress-212-xmlrpc-security-issues/
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1245
VUPEN ADV-2007-1245
http://secunia.com/advisories/25108
SECUNIA 25108
http://secunia.com/advisories/24751
SECUNIA 24751

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-1897

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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