Newspaper Theme 6.4–6.7.1 - Privilege Escalation

Affects Theme

fixed in version 6.7.2

References

CVE 2016-10972
CVE 2017-18634
EXPLOITDB 39894
URL https://blog.sucuri.net/2017/06/unwanted-shorte-st-ads-in-unpatched-newspaper-theme.html

Classification

Type PRIVESC
OWASP Top 10 A2: Broken Authentication and Session Management
CWE CWE-269

Miscellaneous

Submitter ethicalhack3r
Submitter Website https://dewhurstsecurity.com/
Submitter Twitter ethicalhack3r
Views 5004
Verified No
WPVDB ID 8852

Timeline

Publicly Published 2016-06-06 (over 3 years ago)
Added 2017-06-22 (over 2 years ago)
Last Updated 2019-09-18 (29 days ago)

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