CVE-2016-5837

MEDIUM

Description

WordPress before 4.5.3 allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions and remove a category attribute from a post via unspecified vectors.

References

http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3639

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/91365

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036163

https://codex.wordpress.org/Version_4.5.3

https://wordpress.org/news/2016/06/wordpress-4-5-3/

https://wpvulndb.com/vulnerabilities/8520

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-06-29

Updated: 2016-11-30

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH