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msg:4495167
 12:21 pm on Sep 14, 2012 (gmt 0)

This thing been around for ages.
Not sure that I've even seen one in the past six months.

I'm more curious about the vulnerability (search) term?
Anybody have a clue?

80.82.68.83 - - [14/Sep/2012:11:05:53 +0100] "GET /?author=1 HTTP/1.1" 403 559 "-" "Mozilla/3.0 (compatible; Indy Library)"


author= one thru ten was requested.

 

MxAngel




msg:4495403
 4:55 am on Sep 15, 2012 (gmt 0)

There's a mention about the user enumeration on WordPress here:
[question-defense.com...]

It's adviced to block it via .htaccess


WordPress 3.3.1 User Count Enumeration - WordPress version 3.3.1 suffers from a user count enumeration vulnerability.
[packetstormsecurity.org...]

WordPress UserId & Username Enumeration Exploit/PoC Script
[riyazwalikar.com...]

Wordpress Brute Force and User Enumeration Utility
[metasploit.com...]

wilderness




msg:4495440
 9:29 am on Sep 15, 2012 (gmt 0)

"There's a mention about the user enumeration on WordPress here: "

Many thanks.

That fits, as per other WP vulnerability checks from other IP's and UA's.

MxAngel




msg:4496094
 3:52 am on Sep 17, 2012 (gmt 0)

You're welcome :)

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