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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-2852 (1 public exploit)

WP-Syntax plugin 0.9.1 and earlier for Wordpress, with register_globals enabled, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary PHP code via the test_filter[wp_head] array parameter to test/index.php, which is used in a call to the call_user_func_array function.
Publish Date : 2009-08-18 Last Update Date : 2017-09-18
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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) Execute Code
CWE ID 20

- Products Affected By CVE-2009-2852

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Ryan.mcgeary Wp-syntax 0.9.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Ryan.mcgeary Wp-syntax 1

- References For CVE-2009-2852

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/2456
VUPEN ADV-2009-2456
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/52457
XF wpsyntax-index-code-execution(52457)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36040
BID 36040 WordPress Plugin WP-Syntax Remote PHP Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2009-08-27
Exploit! http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/9431
EXPLOIT-DB 9431 Wordpress Plugin WP-Syntax <= 0.9.1 - Remote Command Execution Author:Raz0r Release Date:2009-08-27 (php) webapps

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-2852

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


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