Wordpress Theme Method Arbitrary File Download Vulnerability

Published: 2014-06-26 12:02:57

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Impact:
Exploiting this issue could allow an attacker to compromise the application and the underlying system. Other attacks are also possible.

Detection Method:
Send a crafted HTTP GET request and check the response

Recommendations:
No known solution was made available for at least one year since the disclosure of this vulnerability. Likely none will be provided anymore. General solution options are to upgrade to a newer release, disable respective features, remove the product or replace the product by another one.

Solution Type:
Vendor will not fix

Summary:
Wordpress theme 'Method' is prone to an arbitrary file download vulnerability

Detection Type:
remote_app

References:

http://1337day.com/exploit/22350

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Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.5

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