WordPress 3.4.2 - 3.9.2 Does Not Invalidate Sessions Upon Logout

Affects WordPresses

fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0

References

CVE 2012-5868
URL http://whiteoaksecurity.com/blog/2012/12/17/cve-2012-5868-wordpress-342-sessions-not-terminated-upon-explicit-user-logout
URL https://www.trustwave.com/en-us/resources/blogs/spiderlabs-blog/leveraging-lfi-to-get-full-compromise-on-wordpress-sites/

Classification

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

Miscellaneous

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Views 8258
Verified No
WPVDB ID 7531

Timeline

Publicly Published 2014-09-17 (about 5 years ago)
Added 2014-09-17 (about 5 years ago)
Last Updated 2019-10-21 (24 days ago)

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