CVE-2007-0540

Priority
Untriaged
Description
WordPress allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (bandwidth
or thread consumption) via pingback service calls with a source URI that
corresponds to a file with a binary content type, which is downloaded even
though it cannot contain usable pingback data.
References
Bugs
Package
Upstream:released (2.0.8)
Ubuntu 8.04 LTS (Hardy Heron):not-affected
Ubuntu 10.04 LTS (Lucid Lynx):not-affected
Patches:
Vendor:http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1564
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Updated: 2012-06-01 15:17:39 UTC (commit 5347)