CVE-2014-9037

NameCVE-2014-9037
DescriptionWordPress before 3.7.5, 3.8.x before 3.8.5, 3.9.x before 3.9.3, and 4.x before 4.0.1 might allow remote attackers to obtain access to an account idle since 2008 by leveraging an improper PHP dynamic type comparison for an MD5 hash.
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)
ReferencesDLA-236-1, DSA-3085-1
NVD severitymedium
Debian Bugs770425

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
wordpress (PTS)jessie4.1+dfsg-1+deb8u17fixed
jessie (security)4.1.28+dfsg-0+deb8u1fixed
stretch (security), stretch4.7.5+dfsg-2+deb9u5fixed
buster5.0.4+dfsg1-1fixed
bullseye, sid5.2.4+dfsg1-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
wordpresssource(unstable)4.0.1+dfsg-1770425
wordpresssourcesqueeze3.6.1+dfsg-1~deb6u6DLA-236-1
wordpresssourcewheezy3.6.1+dfsg-1~deb7u5DSA-3085-1

Notes

https://wordpress.org/news/2014/11/wordpress-4-0-1/

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