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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-0193

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in wp-db-backup.php in WordPress 2.0.11 and earlier, and possibly 2.1.x through 2.3.x, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the backup parameter in a wp-db-backup.php action to wp-admin/edit.php.
Publish Date : 2008-01-10 Last Update Date : 2018-10-15
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 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) Cross Site Scripting

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1502 wordpress -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8110 unix
DSA-1502-1 wordpress - multiple vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20097 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-2008-0193

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wordpress Wordpress * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.1.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.1.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.1.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.1.3 Rc1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.1.3 Rc2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.2 Revision5002 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.2 Revision5003 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.2.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.2.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.2.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.2.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Wordpress Wordpress 2.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wordpress Wordpress 15

- References For CVE-2008-0193
BUGTRAQ 20080103 russian vulnerabilities digest
BID 27123 WordPress Multiple Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-02-22
FULLDISC 20080103 russian vulnerabilities digest

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-0193

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