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JVNDB-2015-000029

BestWebSoft Captcha plugin vulnerable to CAPTCHA authentication bypass

Overview

Captcha provided by BestWebSoft is a plugin for WordPress. Captcha contains a CAPTCHA authentication bypass vulnerability (CWE-254).
CVSS Severity (What is CVSS?)

Base Metrics: 5.0 (Medium) [IPA Score]
  • Access Vector: Network
  • Access Complexity: Low
  • Authentication: None
  • Confidentiality Impact: None
  • Integrity Impact: Partial
  • Availability Impact: None

Affected Products


BestWebSoft
  • Captcha V4.0.6 and earlier

Impact

If this vulnerability is exploited, an attacker may be able to successfully login to WordPress and access an administrative interface without authentication.
Solution

[Update the Software]
Update to the latest version according to the information provided by the developer.
Vendor Information

BestWebSoft
CWE (What is CWE?)

  1. No Mapping(CWE-Other) [IPA Evaluation]
CVE (What is CVE?)

  1. CVE-2014-9283
References

  1. JVN : JVN#93727681
  2. National Vulnerability Database (NVD) : CVE-2014-9283
Revision History

[2015/03/03]
  Web page was published
[2015/03/04]
  References : Content was added