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HTB22905: Path disclosure in Wordpress
Vulnerability ID: HTB22905
Vendor: http://wordpress.org/ ( http://wordpress.org/ )
Vulnerable Version: 3.1
Vendor Notification: 15 March 2011
Vulnerability Type: Path disclosure
Status: Not Fixed
Risk level: Low
Credit: High-Tech Bridge SA - Ethical Hacking & Penetration Testing (http://www.htbridge.ch/)
The vulnerability exists due to failure in the "/wp-includes/theme-compat/" & "/wp-content/themes/twentyten/" scripts, it's possible to generate an error that will reveal the full path of the script.
A remote user can determine the full path to the web root directory and other potentially sensitive information.
The following PoC is available: