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Vulnerability Assessment Details
Tries to generate a SQL error
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
The remote web server contains a PHP application that is prone to SQL
The version of WordPress on the remote host fails to properly sanitize
input to the 'tb_id' parameter of the 'wp-trackback.php' script before
using it in database queries. An unauthenticated remote attacker can
leverage this issue to launch SQL injection attacks against the
affected application, including discovery of password hashes of
Note that successful exploitation of this issue requires that PHP's
'register_globals' setting be enabled and that the remote version of
PHP be older than 4.4.3 or 5.1.4.
See also :
Unknown at this time.
Network Security Threat Level:
High / CVSS Base Score : 7
Networks Security ID: 21983
Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2007 Tenable Network Security
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