WordPress <=1.2 - CRLF (Carriage Return Line Feed) injection

wordpress

Software
WordPress
Versions
<=1.2
Disclosure date
2005-02-20
CVE
CVE-2004-1584
References
Credits
Classification
CRLF Injection
OWASP Top 10
A1: Injection

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Details

Because of this vulnerability in wp-login.php, attackers can perform HTTP Response Splitting attacks to modify expected HTML content from the server via the "text" parameter.

Solution

Update the WordPress to the latest available version (at least 1.2.1).

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