Bug 1831633 (CVE-2020-11027) - CVE-2020-11027 wordpress: password reset link does not expire which could resul in credentials disclosure
Summary: CVE-2020-11027 wordpress: password reset link does not expire which could res...
Alias: CVE-2020-11027
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1831635 1831636
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Reported: 2020-05-05 12:11 UTC by Michael Kaplan
Modified: 2021-10-28 05:25 UTC (History)
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Fixed In Version: wordpress 5.4.1
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Last Closed: 2021-10-28 05:25:41 UTC

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Description Michael Kaplan 2020-05-05 12:11:49 UTC
An issue have been found in WordPress, a password reset link emailed to a user does not expire upon changing the user password. Access would be needed to the email account of the user by a malicious party for successful execution. This has been patched in version 5.4.1, along with all the previously affected versions via a minor release (5.3.3, 5.2.6, 5.1.5, 5.0.9, 4.9.14, 4.8.13, 4.7.17, 4.6.18, 4.5.21, 4.4.22, 4.3.23, 4.2.27, 4.1.30, 4.0.30, 3.9.31, 3.8.33, 3.7.33).

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Comment 1 Michael Kaplan 2020-05-05 12:12:50 UTC
Created wordpress tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-6 [bug 1831636]
Affects: epel-7 [bug 1831635]

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