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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-4536

Original release date: 01/03/2011
Last revised: 01/26/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in KSES, as used in WordPress before 3.0.4, allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via vectors related to (1) the & (ampersand) character, (2) the case of an attribute name, (3) a padded entity, and (4) an entity that is not in normalized form.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification

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External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2011-0315
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://wordpress.org/news/2010/12/3-0-4-update/
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://core.trac.wordpress.org/changeset/17172/branches/3.0
Type: Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-3335
Type: Advisory
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20101230 CVE request: wordpress before 3.0.4 XSS
Type: Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0167
External Source: BID
Name: 45620
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2011-0306

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.11
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.2-mingus
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.2-delta
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.8
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.0::platinum
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.0-platinum
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.1.3:rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.9
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.0.2-blakey
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.5-strayhorn
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.0.1-miles
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.5.1.1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:0.71-gold
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:0.72:::rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.0.1:rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.2:rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.2::mingus
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.2:rc2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.2:delta
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.10:rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.1:rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.5:beta
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:0.71::gold
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.6:beta
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.0.2::blakey
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.5:rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.6:rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.0.1::miles
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.7:rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.5::strayhorn
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.8:rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.7:rc2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.9:beta
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.10:rc3
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.9rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.11:rc2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.11:rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.1:beta1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.11:rc3
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.1:beta3
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.1:beta2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.1:rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.1:beta4
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.1.1beta
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.1:rc2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.10:rc2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.1.3:rc2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.5
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.5.1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.2.1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.2.2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.0.2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.0
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.0.1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:0.7
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:0.71
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:0.6.2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:0.6.2.1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:0.6.2.1:beta_2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:0.6.2:beta_2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.1.3_rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.0:rc4
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.1.3
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.0:rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.0:rc2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.0:rc3
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.5.1.2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.3.1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.5.1.3
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.5.2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.10
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.10_rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.3
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.4
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.5
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.6
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.7
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.1.1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.1.2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.2:beta
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:0.72:rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.1:alpha_3
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:0.72
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.0.10_rc2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.1.3_rc2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:0.711
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.4
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:0.72:beta1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:1.6
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:0.72:beta2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.1.3:rc3
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.1.1:rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.6.2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.2.3
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8::iis
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.2::iis
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.2::revision5002
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.3.1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.7:beta1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.7:beta2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.7:beta3
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.7:rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.7
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.7:::coltrane
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.1:jazzes_themes_and_widgets
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.1:beta2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.5:beta1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.2::revision5003
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.3
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.5
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.1:beta1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8:beta1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.1:rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.3
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.4:a:iis
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.4:b:iis
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.6.3
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.4
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8.4::iis
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.9.2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.9.1:beta1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.9
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.9.1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.9.1:rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.6.5
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.7.1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.2_revision5002
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.2.1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.2.0
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.3.2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.5.1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.3.3
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.3:beta3
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.6.1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.6
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.3:rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.3.1:rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.2_revision5003
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.2.2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.7.1:rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8:beta2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.8:rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.7:rc2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.7.1:rc1::iis
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.7.1:beta1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.6:beta2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.6:beta3
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.6.1:beta1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.6.1:beta2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.5:rc3
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.5
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.5:rc2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.6:beta1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.6:rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.3.2:beta3
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.3.2:beta2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.5:rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.3.2:rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.3:beta1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.3:beta2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.3.2:beta
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.3.1:beta1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.2:rc2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:2.2:rc1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:3.0
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:3.0.1
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:3.0.2
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:3.0.3 and previous versions
cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:3.0.3::iis

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  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)