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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-2336 (1 public exploit)

The forgotten mail interface in WordPress and WordPress MU before 2.8.1 exhibits different behavior for a password request depending on whether the user account exists, which allows remote attackers to enumerate valid usernames. NOTE: the vendor reportedly disputes the significance of this issue, indicating that the behavior exists for "user convenience."
Publish Date : 2009-07-10 Last Update Date : 2018-11-08
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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 16

- Products Affected By CVE-2009-2336

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
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- References For CVE-2009-2336

https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-July/msg00676.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-7729
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-July/msg00632.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-7701
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-August/msg00608.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-8538
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/504795/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20090708 CORE-2009-01515 - WordPress Privileges Unchecked in admin.php and Multiple Information
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-August/msg00597.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-8529
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1833
VUPEN ADV-2009-1833
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35581
BID 35581 WordPress Multiple Existing/Non-Existing Username Enumeration Weaknesses Release Date:2009-08-21
Exploit! http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/9110
EXPLOIT-DB 9110 WordPress Privileges Unchecked in admin.php and Multiple Information Author:Core Security Release Date:2009-07-10 (php) webapps
http://securitytracker.com/id?1022528
SECTRACK 1022528
http://corelabs.coresecurity.com/index.php?action=view&type=advisory&name=WordPress_Privileges_Unchecked

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-2336

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


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