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Debian: DSA-3815-1: wordpress security update

Date 23 Mar 2017
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Several vulnerabilities were discovered in wordpress, a web blogging tool. They would allow remote attackers to delete unintended files, mount Cross-Site Scripting attacks, or bypass redirect URL validation mechanisms.

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-3815-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                       Sebastien Delafond
March 23, 2017                        https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : wordpress
CVE ID         : CVE-2017-6814 CVE-2017-6815 CVE-2017-6816 CVE-2017-6817
Debian Bug     : 857026

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in wordpress, a web blogging
tool. They would allow remote attackers to delete unintended files,
mount Cross-Site Scripting attacks, or bypass redirect URL validation
mechanisms.

For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
version 4.1+dfsg-1+deb8u13.

For the upcoming stable (stretch) and unstable (sid) distributions,
these problems have been fixed in version 4.7.3+dfsg-1.

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/

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