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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2017-6816

In WordPress before 4.7.3 (wp-admin/plugins.php), unintended files can be deleted by administrators using the plugin deletion functionality.
Publish Date : 2017-03-11 Last Update Date : 2017-07-17
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.0
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 Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 284

- Products Affected By CVE-2017-6816

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wordpress Wordpress 4.7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wordpress Wordpress 1

- References For CVE-2017-6816

https://wpvulndb.com/vulnerabilities/8767
https://wordpress.org/news/2017/03/wordpress-4-7-3-security-and-maintenance-release/
https://github.com/WordPress/WordPress/commit/4d80f8b3e1b00a3edcee0774dc9c2f4c78f9e663
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/96598
BID 96598 WordPress Prior to 4.7.3 Security Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2017-03-27
https://codex.wordpress.org/Version_4.7.3
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037959
SECTRACK 1037959

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2017-6816

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


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