WordPress <= 2.1.2 - Security BYPASS

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Software
WordPress
Versions
<= 2.1.2
Disclosure date
2007-04-09
CVE
CVE-2007-1893
References
Credits
Classification
Bypass Vulnerability
OWASP Top 10

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Details

The authenticated users with the contributor role can bypass intended access restrictions and invoke the publish_posts functionality.

Solution

Update the WordPress to the latest available version (at least 2.1.3).

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