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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2017-1001000

The register_routes function in wp-includes/rest-api/endpoints/class-wp-rest-posts-controller.php in the REST API in WordPress 4.7.x before 4.7.2 does not require an integer identifier, which allows remote attackers to modify arbitrary pages via a request for wp-json/wp/v2/posts followed by a numeric value and a non-numeric value, as demonstrated by the wp-json/wp/v2/posts/123?id=123helloworld URI.
Publish Date : 2017-04-02 Last Update Date : 2017-04-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
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

- Products Affected By CVE-2017-1001000

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wordpress Wordpress 4.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Wordpress Wordpress 4.7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Wordpress Wordpress 4.7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wordpress Wordpress 3

- References For CVE-2017-1001000

https://github.com/WordPress/WordPress/commit/e357195ce303017d517aff944644a7a1232926f7 CONFIRM
https://make.wordpress.org/core/2017/02/01/disclosure-of-additional-security-fix-in-wordpress-4-7-2/ CONFIRM
https://wordpress.org/news/2017/01/wordpress-4-7-2-security-release/ CONFIRM
https://gist.github.com/leonjza/2244eb15510a0687ed93160c623762ab
https://blogs.akamai.com/2017/02/wordpress-web-api-vulnerability.html
https://codex.wordpress.org/Version_4.7.2 CONFIRM
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/02/10/16
MLIST [oss-security] 20170210 Re: Asking for a CVE id for the WordPress Privilege Escalation vulnerability (4.7/4.7.1)
https://blog.sucuri.net/2017/02/content-injection-vulnerability-wordpress-rest-api.html

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2017-1001000

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


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