Debian: DSA-2138-1: Security update for wordpress

    Date29 Dec 2010
    CategoryDebian
    59
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Vladimir Kolesnikov discovered a SQL injection vulnerability in wordpress, a weblog manager. An authenticated users could execute arbitrary SQL commands via the Send Trackbacks field.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2138-1                  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Giuseppe Iuculano
    December 29, 2010                     http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : wordpress
    Vulnerability  : sql injection
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2010-4257
    
    Vladimir Kolesnikov discovered a SQL injection vulnerability in wordpress,
    a weblog manager.
    An authenticated users could execute arbitrary SQL commands via the Send
    Trackbacks field.
    
    
    For the stable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed
    in version 2.5.1-11+lenny4.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), and the testing distribution (squeeze),
    this problem has been fixed in version 3.0.2-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your wordpress package.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: http://www.debian.org/security/
    
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