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Strike ID:
D14-l3u01
CVSS:
7.1 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
False Positive:
t
Variants:
1
Year:
2014

Description

This strike emulates a large number of requests for pingback calls through the xmlrpc service available by default on wordpress servers. This kind of requests are used as part of a distributed denial of service scenario. The requests generated by this strike are identical to what an attacker would send to reflector and amplificator wordpress servers in order to disrupt service on other servers.

CVE

References

MSB

BID

ExploitDB

Secunia

Security Tracker

Metasploit

ZDI

Google

OSVDB

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