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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2013-4240

Original release date: 04/02/2014
Last revised: 04/02/2014


Multiple cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerabilities in the HMS Testimonials plugin before 2.0.11 for WordPress allow remote attackers to hijack the authentication of administrators for requests that (1) add new testimonials via the hms-testimonials-addnew page, (2) add new groups via the hms-testimonials-addnewgroup page, (3) change default settings via the hms-testimonials-settings page, (4) change advanced settings via the hms-testimonials-settings-advanced page, (5) change custom fields settings via the hms-testimonials-settings-fields page, or (6) change template settings via the hms-testimonials-templates-new page to wp-admin/admin.php.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
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 disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://wordpress.org/plugins/hms-testimonials/changelog
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20130812 Re: Re: CVE Request - HMS Testimonials 2.0.10 WP plugin
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20130808 [RCA-201308-01] HMS Testimonials 2.0.10 WP plugin - Multiple vulnerabilities
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20130810 CVE Request - HMS Testimonials 2.0.10 WP plugin
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20130809 Update [RCA-201309-01] HMS Testimonials 2.0.10 WP plugin - Multiple vulnerabilities
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 96107

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:jeff_kreitner:hms-testimonials:2.0.10::~~~wordpress~~ and previous versions
* cpe:/a:jeff_kreitner:hms-testimonials:2.0.9::~~~wordpress~~
* cpe:/a:jeff_kreitner:hms-testimonials:2.0.8::~~~wordpress~~
* cpe:/a:jeff_kreitner:hms-testimonials:2.0.7::~~~wordpress~~
* cpe:/a:jeff_kreitner:hms-testimonials:2.0.6::~~~wordpress~~
* cpe:/a:jeff_kreitner:hms-testimonials:2.0.5::~~~wordpress~~
* cpe:/a:jeff_kreitner:hms-testimonials:2.0.4::~~~wordpress~~
* cpe:/a:jeff_kreitner:hms-testimonials:2.0.3::~~~wordpress~~
* cpe:/a:jeff_kreitner:hms-testimonials:2.0.2::~~~wordpress~~
* cpe:/a:jeff_kreitner:hms-testimonials:2.0.1::~~~wordpress~~
* cpe:/a:jeff_kreitner:hms-testimonials:2.0::~~~wordpress~~
* cpe:/a:jeff_kreitner:hms-testimonials:1.7.1::~~~wordpress~~
* cpe:/a:jeff_kreitner:hms-testimonials:1.7::~~~wordpress~~
* cpe:/a:jeff_kreitner:hms-testimonials:1.6.2::~~~wordpress~~
* cpe:/a:jeff_kreitner:hms-testimonials:1.6.1::~~~wordpress~~
* cpe:/a:jeff_kreitner:hms-testimonials:1.6::~~~wordpress~~
* cpe:/a:jeff_kreitner:hms-testimonials:1.5::~~~wordpress~~
* cpe:/a:jeff_kreitner:hms-testimonials:1.4.1::~~~wordpress~~
* cpe:/a:jeff_kreitner:hms-testimonials:1.4::~~~wordpress~~
* cpe:/a:jeff_kreitner:hms-testimonials:1.3::~~~wordpress~~
* cpe:/a:jeff_kreitner:hms-testimonials:1.2::~~~wordpress~~
* cpe:/a:jeff_kreitner:hms-testimonials:1.1::~~~wordpress~~

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Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) (CWE-352)