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02 April 2013


You are correct Ram Ram, the $hmac value is pulled directly from the user's cookie.

where does $hmac came from? when checking the session? from the user's cookie?

Correct Vikas, the PoC example will only work when it is ran on an actual wordpress installation, and it will only generate authentication cookies for that site.

So.. the code you provide has to be run on wordpress installed server, right? Otherwise, how you will you capture 4 chars of user password. Just wanted to clarify there.

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