WordPress Detection

info Nessus Plugin ID 18297
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The remote web server contains a blog application written in PHP.


The remote host is running WordPress, a free blog application written in PHP with a MySQL back-end.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 18297

File Name: wordpress_detect.nasl

Version: 1.31

Type: remote

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 5/18/2005

Updated: 8/11/2021

Dependencies: http_version.nasl

Asset Inventory: true

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress

Required KB Items: www/PHP

Excluded KB Items: Settings/disable_cgi_scanning

Reference Information

IAVT: 0001-T-0747