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Wordpress Admin Password Vulnerability and Solutions

Author : Admin

In August 10th, 2009, a vulnerability was reported at Wordpress v2.8.3 which can be exploited by an attacker with a special crafted URL to bypass certain security restrictions.

 

An Attacker can sent request to Wordpress system with a special crafted URL to reset the password of the first user ( usually an Administrator site ) without the correct secret key. … continue reading : Wordpress Admin Password Vulnerability and Solutions.

13 August 2009 at 03:03 - Comments