Several vulnerabilities were discovered in Wordpress, a web blogging
tool. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the
SQL Injection allowed a remote attacker to compromise the site.
The robustness of the shortcodes HTML tags filter has been improved.
The parsing is a bit more strict, which may affect your
A cross-site scripting vulnerability when processing shortcode tags.
A vulnerability has been discovered, allowing users without proper
permissions to publish private posts and make them sticky.
An attacker could lock a post that was being edited.
Cross-site scripting in a widget title allows an attacker to steal
Fix some broken links in the legacy theme preview.
A cross-site scripting vulnerability in user list tables.
For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed
in version 3.6.1+dfsg-1~deb7u8.
For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed
in version 4.1+dfsg-1+deb8u5 or earlier in DSA-3332-1 and DSA-3375-1.
For the testing distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed
in version 4.3.1+dfsg-1 or earlier versions.
For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
version 4.3.1+dfsg-1 or earlier versions.
We recommend that you upgrade your wordpress packages.
Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
Mailing list: [email protected]
Debian Security Advisory DSA-3383-1 [email protected]
https://www.debian.org/security/ Salvatore Bonaccorso
October 29, 2015 https://www.debian.org/security/faq
CVE-2015-5731 CVE-2015-5732 CVE-2015-5734 CVE-2015-7989