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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2018-10102

Before WordPress 4.9.5, the version string was not escaped in the get_the_generator function, and could lead to XSS in a generator tag.
Publish Date : 2018-04-16 Last Update Date : 2018-05-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
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
CWE ID 79

- Products Affected By CVE-2018-10102

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Debian Debian Linux 8.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Debian Debian Linux 9.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Wordpress Wordpress * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Debian Debian Linux 2
Wordpress Wordpress 1

- References For CVE-2018-10102

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040836
SECTRACK 1040836
https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4193
DEBIAN DSA-4193
https://wpvulndb.com/vulnerabilities/9055
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/103775
BID 103775
https://codex.wordpress.org/Version_4.9.5 CONFIRM
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/04/msg00031.html
MLIST [debian-lts-announce] 20180427 [SECURITY] [DLA 1366-1] wordpress security update
https://wordpress.org/news/2018/04/wordpress-4-9-5-security-and-maintenance-release/ CONFIRM
https://core.trac.wordpress.org/changeset/42893 CONFIRM
https://github.com/WordPress/WordPress/commit/31a4369366d6b8ce30045d4c838de2412c77850d CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2018-10102

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


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