WordPress 2.0 - 3.0 Remote Authenticated Administrator Add Action Bypass

Affects WordPresses

fixed in version 3.0.1
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References

CVE 2010-5297

Classification

Type AUTHBYPASS
OWASP Top 10 A2: Broken Authentication and Session Management
CWE CWE-287

Miscellaneous

Views 6723
Verified No
WPVDB ID 6013

Timeline

Publicly Published 2014-08-01 (about 5 years ago)
Added 2014-08-01 (about 5 years ago)
Last Updated 2018-08-29 (12 months ago)

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