WordPress < 2.0.4 SQLi

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3674


The remote web server contains a script that is vulnerable to a SQL injection attack.


The remote host is running WordPress blog, a web blog manager written in PHP.
The remote version of this software is vulnerable to various flaws that may
allow an attacker to perform a SQL injection attack against the remote host.
Successful exploitation would allow an attacker to read/write confidential
data as well as potentially execute arbitrary code on the remote database.

In addition, the remote host is vulnerable to multiple Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) flaws.


Upgrade to WordPress 2.0.4, or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 3674

File Name: 3674.prm

Family: CGI

Published: 2006/07/03

Modified: 2016/11/23

Dependencies: 9035

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND


Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 5.2


Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:F/RL:U/RC:X

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-3389, CVE-2006-3390

BID: 18779

OSVDB: 27008