Vulnerability Details : CVE-2013-0235

The XMLRPC API in WordPress before 3.5.1 allows remote attackers to send HTTP requests to intranet servers, and conduct port-scanning attacks, by specifying a crafted source URL for a pingback, related to a Server-Side Request Forgery (SSRF) issue.
Vulnerability category: Server-side request forgery (SSRF)
Published 2013-07-08 20:55:01
Updated 2013-07-08 20:55:01
Source Red Hat, Inc.
View at NVD,
At least one public exploit which can be used to exploit this vulnerability exists!

Threat overview for CVE-2013-0235

Top countries where our scanners detected CVE-2013-0235
Top open port discovered on systems with this issue 80
IPs affected by CVE-2013-0235 34
Threat actors abusing to this issue? Yes
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Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2013-0235

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days: 3.51%

Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less: ~ 90 % EPSS Score History EPSS FAQ

Metasploit modules for CVE-2013-0235

  • Wordpress Pingback Locator
    First seen: 2020-04-26
    This module will scan for wordpress sites with the Pingback API enabled. By interfacing with the API an attacker can cause the wordpress site to port scan an external target and return results. Refer to the wordpress_pingback_portscanner module. Thi

CVSS scores for CVE-2013-0235

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References for CVE-2013-0235

Products affected by CVE-2013-0235

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