CVE-2013-2173

NameCVE-2013-2173
Descriptionwp-includes/class-phpass.php in WordPress 3.5.1, when a password-protected post exists, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via a crafted value of a certain wp-postpass cookie.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-2718-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs713947

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
wordpress (PTS)wheezy3.6.1+dfsg-1~deb7u10fixed
wheezy (security)3.6.1+dfsg-1~deb7u12fixed
jessie4.1+dfsg-1+deb8u9fixed
jessie (security)4.1+dfsg-1+deb8u11fixed
stretch4.6.1+dfsg-2fixed
sid4.7+dfsg-2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
wordpresssource(unstable)3.5.2+dfsg-1medium713947
wordpresssourcesqueeze3.5.2+dfsg-1~deb6u1mediumDSA-2718-1
wordpresssourcewheezy3.5.2+dfsg-1~deb7u1mediumDSA-2718-1

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