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Fix setMaxThreads in http-wordpress-brute NSE script #627



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@Nukesor Nukesor commented Dec 28, 2016

The setMaxThreads function requires an Int as parameter as the nselib/brute.lua will die, if we provide a string:

The script sets the max threads number after the Engine initialization, but uses the parameter string without converting it to an int.

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Thanks! I found several other places where this could cause problems, so I fixed those as well and credited you. I want point out that http-form-brute should be capable of brute-forcing Wordpress installations since 7.10. I'd appreciate your feedback on any problems you find in that script.

@nmap-bot nmap-bot closed this in 3961450 Dec 28, 2016
suraj51k pushed a commit to suraj51k/nmap that referenced this pull request Jan 31, 2017
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