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Re: Wordpress Cookie Authentication Vulnerability
From: Stefan Esser <stefan.esser () sektioneins de>
Date: Tue, 20 Nov 2007 19:08:36 +0100

Steven J. Murdoch schrieb:
Wordpress Cookie Authentication Vulnerability

Original release date: 2007-11-19
  
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Source: Steven J. Murdoch <http://www.cl.cam.ac.uk/users/sjm217/>
  
Could you elaborate why you consider this news? Most public SQL
injection exploits for Wordpress use this cookie trick.

A simple search on milw0rm will reveal that even a Gulftech Wordpress
SQL injection exploits from 2005 uses this method to login as admin once
it has discovered the hash.

Yours,
Stefan Esser

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