WordPress <= 4.0 - CSRF in wp-login.php Password Reset

Sign up to our free email alerts service for instant vulnerability notifications!

Description
WordPress 4.0.1 adds a CSRF token called 'rp_key' to the password reset form on wp-login.php. Prior versions are vulnerable to CSRF.

Affects

WordPresses
fixed in version 4.0.1

fixed in version 4.0.1

fixed in version 4.0.1

fixed in version 4.0.1

References

CVE 2014-9033
URL https://core.trac.wordpress.org/changeset/30418

Classification

Type CSRF
OWASP Top 10 A8: Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF)
CWE CWE-352

Miscellaneous

Submitter ethicalhack3r
Submitter Website https://dewhurstsecurity.com/
Submitter Twitter ethicalhack3r
Views 27811
Verified No
WPVDB ID 7691

Timeline

Added 2014-11-25 (about 2 years ago)
Last Updated 2015-07-12 (over 1 year ago)

Copyright & License

Copyright All data and resources contained within this page and this web site is Copyright © The WPScan Team.
License Some of this data may be used for non-commercial purposes, however, any potential commercial usage of this data will require a license. If you would like to inquire about a commercial license please contact us.