WordPress <= 2.0.2 - Direct Static Code Injection

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Software
WordPress
Versions
<= 2.0.2
Disclosure date
2006-05-30
CVE
CVE-2006-2667
References
Credits
Classification
Direct static code injection
OWASP Top 10

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Details

Because of this vulnerability, the attackers can execute arbitrary commands by inserting a carriage return and PHP code when updating a profile, when it is appended after a special comment sequence into files.

Solution

Update the WordPress to the latest available version (at least 2.0.3).

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