blob: 6f29d958ff23e602bf29e9492c480e2a3c799871 [file] [log] [blame]
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<glsa id="200507-02">
<title>WordPress: Multiple vulnerabilities</title>
WordPress contains PHP script injection, cross-site scripting and path
disclosure vulnerabilities.
<product type="ebuild">wordpress</product>
<announced>July 04, 2005</announced>
<revised>July 04, 2005: 01</revised>
<package name="www-apps/wordpress" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge"></unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt"></vulnerable>
WordPress is a PHP and MySQL based content management and
publishing system.
James Bercegay of the GulfTech Security Research Team discovered
that WordPress insufficiently checks data passed to the XML-RPC server.
He also discovered that WordPress has several cross-site scripting and
full path disclosure vulnerabilities.
<impact type="high">
An attacker could use the PHP script injection vulnerabilities to
execute arbitrary PHP script commands. Furthermore the cross-site
scripting vulnerabilities could be exploited to execute arbitrary
script code in a user's browser session in context of a vulnerable
There are no known workarounds at this time.
All WordPress users should upgrade to the latest available
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose &quot;&gt;=www-apps/wordpress-;</code>
<uri link="">CAN-2005-1921</uri>
<uri link=";article_id=00085-06282005">GulfTech Advisory</uri>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Thu, 30 Jun 2005 16:03:34 +0000">
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Thu, 30 Jun 2005 17:49:02 +0000">
<metadata tag="bugReady" timestamp="Mon, 04 Jul 2005 09:45:20 +0000">