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OpenPKG alert OpenPKG-SA-2007.021 (wordpress)

From:  OpenPKG GmbH <openpkg-noreply@openpkg.com>
To:  openpkg-announce@openpkg.org
Subject:  [OpenPKG-SA-2007.021] OpenPKG Security Advisory (wordpress)
Date:  Fri, 8 Jun 2007 17:57:02 +0200

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 ____________________________________________________________________________ Publisher Name: OpenPKG GmbH Publisher Home: http://openpkg.com/ Advisory Id (public): OpenPKG-SA-2007.021 Advisory Type: OpenPKG Security Advisory (SA) Advisory Directory: http://openpkg.com/go/OpenPKG-SA Advisory Document: http://openpkg.com/go/OpenPKG-SA-2007.021 Advisory Published: 2007-06-08 17:56 UTC Issue Id (internal): OpenPKG-SI-20070608.01 Issue First Created: 2007-06-08 Issue Last Modified: 2007-06-08 Issue Revision: 04 ____________________________________________________________________________ Subject Name: wordpress Subject Summary: Content Management System Subject Home: http://wordpress.org/ Subject Versions: 2.2.* <= 2.2.0 Vulnerability Id: none Vulnerability Scope: global (not OpenPKG specific) Attack Feasibility: run-time Attack Vector: remote network Attack Impact: manipulation of data Description: A vendor-confirmed [0] SQL-injection vulnerability in version 2.2 of the CMS WordPress [1] was exploited [2]. The problem is caused by the lack of proper input filtering in the function wp_suggestCategories() of the WordPress XML-RPC API. For exploiting the bug the WordPress user authentication has to be enabled and the attacker is required to be authenticated. References: [0] http://wordpress.org/support/topic/120857 [1] http://wordpress.com/ [2] http://milw0rm.com/exploits/4039 ____________________________________________________________________________ Primary Package Name: wordpress Primary Package Home: http://openpkg.org/go/package/wordpress Corrected Distribution: Corrected Branch: Corrected Package: OpenPKG Community CURRENT wordpress-2.2-20070608 ____________________________________________________________________________ For security reasons, this document was digitally signed with the OpenPGP public key of the OpenPKG GmbH (public key id 61B7AE34) which you can download from http://openpkg.com/openpkg.com.pgp or retrieve from the OpenPGP keyserver at hkp://pgp.openpkg.org/. Follow the instructions at http://openpkg.com/security/signatures/ for more details on how to verify the integrity of this document. ____________________________________________________________________________ -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Comment: OpenPKG GmbH <http://openpkg.com/> iD8DBQFGaXxIZwQuyWG3rjQRAgXnAKCL/Atg3yOG4yoGMmhNsL3MqHw8MACcCfZE qtubrUmobK62QQ066i5VdkA= =eDwi -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- ______________________________________________________________________ OpenPKG http://openpkg.org Announcement List openpkg-announce@openpkg.org


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