Intrusion Prevention

WordPress.xmlrpc.php.wp.getUsersBlogs.Brute.Force

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Brute Force attack vulnerability in WordPress.
The vulnerability is caused by insufficient sanitizing of http requests for wp.getUsersBlogs calls. It allows a remote attacker to gain admin password on vulnerable systems by using brute force attack.

Affected Products

WordPress all version

Impact

Information Disclosure: Remote attacker can gain sensitive information on vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are unaware of any vendor supplied patch for this issue.