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Debian Security Advisory DSA 3472-1 (wordpress - security update)

Information

Severity

Severity

Medium

Family

Family

Debian Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

5.8

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

6 years ago

Modified

Modified

10 months ago

Summary

Two vulnerabilities were discovered in wordpress, a web blogging tool. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following problems: CVE-2016-2221 Shailesh Suthar discovered an open redirection vulnerability. CVE-2016-2222 Ronni Skansing discovered a server-side request forgery (SSRF) vulnerability.

Affected Software

Affected Software

wordpress on Debian Linux

Detection Method

Detection Method

This check tests the installed software version using the apt package manager.

Solution

Solution

For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in version 3.6.1+dfsg-1~deb7u10. For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in version 4.1+dfsg-1+deb8u8. For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in version 4.4.2+dfsg-1. We recommend that you upgrade your wordpress packages.

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)