CVE Database


Impact: Low
Public: 2012-04-20
Bugzilla: 815389: CVE-2012-2402 wordpress (X < v3.3.2): Remote authenticated site administrators able to deactivate network-wide plugins under certain circumstances


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

wp-admin/plugins.php in WordPress before 3.3.2 allows remote authenticated site administrators to bypass intended access restrictions and deactivate network-wide plugins via unspecified vectors.

Find out more about CVE-2012-2402 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score: 4.0
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Single Instance
Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: Partial

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