CVE-2007-0539

NameCVE-2007-0539
DescriptionThe wp_remote_fopen function in WordPress before 2.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (bandwidth or thread consumption) via pingback service calls with a source URI that corresponds to a large file, which triggers a long download session without a timeout constraint.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDTSA-33-1
NVD severityhigh

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
wordpress (PTS)stretch4.7.5+dfsg-2+deb9u6fixed
stretch (security)4.7.18+dfsg-1+deb9u1fixed
buster, buster (security)5.0.10+dfsg1-0+deb10u1fixed
bullseye, sid5.5.1+dfsg1-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
wordpresssourceetch2.0.8-1DTSA-33-1
wordpresssource(unstable)2.1.0-1low

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