CVE-ID

CVE-2012-5868

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
WordPress 3.4.2 does not invalidate a wordpress_sec session cookie upon an administrator's logout action, which makes it easier for remote attackers to discover valid session identifiers via a brute-force attack, or modify data via a replay attack.
References
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Date Entry Created
20121114 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Assigned (20121114)
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Comments (Legacy)
Proposed (Legacy)
N/A
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