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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-0664

The XML-RPC implementation (xmlrpc.php) in WordPress before 2.3.3, when registration is enabled, allows remote attackers to edit posts of other blog users via unknown vectors.
Publish Date : 2008-02-07 Last Update Date : 2008-09-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.4
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 None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 264

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1601 wordpress -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8095 unix
DSA-1601-1 wordpress - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20223 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-2008-0664

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wordpress Wordpress 0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Wordpress Wordpress 0.71 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Wordpress Wordpress 1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Wordpress Wordpress 1.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Wordpress Wordpress 1.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Wordpress Wordpress 1.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Wordpress Wordpress 1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Wordpress Wordpress 1.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Wordpress Wordpress 1.5.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Wordpress Wordpress 1.5.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Wordpress Wordpress 1.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.0.10 Rc1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.0.10 Rc2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.1.3 Rc1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.1.3 Rc2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.2 Revision5002 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.2 Revision5003 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wordpress Wordpress 38

- References For CVE-2008-0664

http://www.village-idiot.org/archives/2008/02/02/wordpress-232-exploit-confirmed/
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=431547 CONFIRM
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00349.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-1512
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00416.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-1559
http://secunia.com/advisories/28823
SECUNIA 28823
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1601
DEBIAN DSA-1601
http://secunia.com/advisories/30960
SECUNIA 30960
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0448
VUPEN ADV-2008-0448
http://wordpress.org/development/2008/02/wordpress-233/ CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27669
BID 27669 WordPress 'xmlrpc.php' Post Edit Unauthorized Access Vulnerability Release Date:2008-07-04
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019316
SECTRACK 1019316
http://secunia.com/advisories/28920
SECUNIA 28920

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-0664

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


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