Bug 1291356 - wordpress: Information exposure on whether the username is registered in the system
wordpress: Information exposure on whether the username is registered in the ...
Status: NEW
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
unspecified
All Linux
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
impact=low,public=20151210,reported=2...
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Depends On: 1291358 1291357
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Reported: 2015-12-14 11:41 EST by Adam Mariš
Modified: 2016-02-04 11:20 EST (History)
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Description Adam Mariš 2015-12-14 11:41:59 EST
It was found that Wordpress up to v4.4 discloses whether a username is registered inside the system at /wp_login.php, allowing attackers the opportunity to do brute-force password cracking attacks.

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http://seclists.org/bugtraq/2015/Dec/60
Comment 1 Adam Mariš 2015-12-14 11:42:27 EST
Created wordpress tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1291357]
Affects: epel-all [bug 1291358]

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