WP PHP Widget plugin for WordPress wp-php-widget.php path disclosure

wpphpwidget-wpphpwidget-path-disclosure (80906) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk


WP PHP Widget plugin for WordPress could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information. An attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to the wp-php-widget.php script to cause an error message to be returned containing the full installation path. An attacker could use this information to launch further attacks against the affected system.


Base Score: 5
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: None
  Availability Impact: None
Temporal Score: 4
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated


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No remedy available as of October 1, 2014.


  • Wordpress Plugin Directory: Wordpress plugins WP PHP widget .
  • CVE-2013-0721: wp-php-widget.php in the WP PHP widget plugin 1.0.2 for WordPress allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via a direct request, which reveals the full path in an error message.
  • OSVDB ID: 88846: WP PHP Widget for WordPress wp-php-widget.php Direct Request Path Disclosure

Platforms Affected:

  • WordPress WordPress
  • WordPress WP PHP Widget plugin for WordPress 1.0.2


Dec 31, 2012

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