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Web Attack: Wordpress DOS CVE-2018-6389

Severity: High

This attack could pose a serious security threat. You should take immediate action to stop any damage or prevent further damage from happening.


This signature detects attempts to exploit a denial of service vulnerability in Wordpress.

Additional Information

WordPress is prone to a denial-of-service vulnerability.

An attacker can exploit this issue to crash the affected application, resulting in denial-of-service conditions.


  • WordPress 4.9.2 and prior versions are vulnerable.


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