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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-6013

Wordpress 1.5 through 2.3.1 uses cookie values based on the MD5 hash of a password MD5 hash, which allows attackers to bypass authentication by obtaining the MD5 hash from the user database, then generating the authentication cookie from that hash.
Publish Date : 2007-11-19 Last Update Date : 2011-03-09
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.8
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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 287

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-6013

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wordpress Wordpress 1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Wordpress Wordpress 1.5-strayhorn Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Wordpress Wordpress 1.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Wordpress Wordpress 1.5.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Wordpress Wordpress 1.5.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Wordpress Wordpress 1.5.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Wordpress Wordpress 1.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wordpress Wordpress 27

- References For CVE-2007-6013

http://osvdb.org/40801
OSVDB 40801
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2007-November/058576.html
FULLDISC 20071119 Wordpress Cookie Authentication Vulnerability
http://secunia.com/advisories/27714
SECUNIA 27714
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3375
SREASON 3375
http://secunia.com/advisories/28310
SECUNIA 28310
http://trac.wordpress.org/ticket/5367 CONFIRM
http://www.cl.cam.ac.uk/~sjm217/advisories/wordpress-cookie-auth.txt
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/483927/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20071119 Wordpress Cookie Authentication Vulnerability
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/38578
XF wordpress-password-weak-security(38578)
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3941
VUPEN ADV-2007-3941
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018980
SECTRACK 1018980
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-January/msg00098.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-0126
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-January/msg00079.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-0103

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-6013

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


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