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Debian: DSA-3639-1: wordpress security update

Date 03 Aug 2016
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Several vulnerabilities were discovered in wordpress, a web blogging tool, which could allow remote attackers to compromise a site via cross-site scripting, bypass restrictions, obtain sensitive revision-history information, or mount a denial of service.

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-3639-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                     Salvatore Bonaccorso
August 03, 2016                       https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : wordpress
CVE ID         : CVE-2015-8834 CVE-2016-5832 CVE-2016-5834 CVE-2016-5835 
                 CVE-2016-5837 CVE-2016-5838 CVE-2016-5839

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in wordpress, a web blogging
tool, which could allow remote attackers to compromise a site via
cross-site scripting, bypass restrictions, obtain sensitive
revision-history information, or mount a denial of service.

For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
version 4.1+dfsg-1+deb8u9.

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
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