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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2014-5204

wp-includes/pluggable.php in WordPress before 3.9.2 rejects invalid CSRF nonces with a different timing depending on which characters in the nonce are incorrect, which makes it easier for remote attackers to bypass a CSRF protection mechanism via a brute-force attack.
Publish Date : 2014-08-18 Last Update Date : 2014-11-13
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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) Bypass a restriction or similarCSRF
CWE ID 352

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-3001-1 wordpress - security update oval:org.mitre.oval:def:26282 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-2014-5204

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wordpress Wordpress 3.9.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Wordpress Wordpress 3.9.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wordpress Wordpress 2

- References For CVE-2014-5204

https://wordpress.org/news/2014/08/wordpress-3-9-2/ CONFIRM
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/08/13/3
MLIST [oss-security] 20140813 Re: WordPress 3.9.2 release - needs CVE's
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-3001
DEBIAN DSA-3001
https://core.trac.wordpress.org/changeset/29384 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2014-5204

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


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