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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-4448 (1 public exploit)

Cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability in wp-admin/index.php in WordPress 3.4.2 allows remote attackers to hijack the authentication of administrators for requests that modify an RSS URL via a dashboard_incoming_links edit action.
Publish Date : 2012-09-28 Last Update Date : 2012-10-01
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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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) CSRF
CWE ID 352

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-4448

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wordpress Wordpress 3.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wordpress Wordpress 1

- References For CVE-2012-4448

http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/09/25/15
MLIST [oss-security] 20120925 Re: CVE Request -- WordPress (3,4.2): CSRF in the incoming links section of the dashboard
Exploit! http://packetstormsecurity.org/files/116785/WordPress-3.4.2-Cross-Site-Request-Forgery.html
http://secunia.com/advisories/50715
SECUNIA 50715
https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=436198 CONFIRM
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=860261 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-4448

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


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