Debian: DSA-4250-1: wordpress security update

    Date18 Jul 2018
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    A vulnerability was discovered in Wordpress, a web blogging tool. It allowed remote attackers with specific roles to execute arbitrary code.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-4250-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Sebastien Delafond
    July 18, 2018                         https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : wordpress
    CVE ID         : CVE-2018-12895
    Debian Bug     : 902876
    
    A vulnerability was discovered in Wordpress, a web blogging tool. It
    allowed remote attackers with specific roles to execute arbitrary
    code.
    
    For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in
    version 4.7.5+dfsg-2+deb9u4.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your wordpress packages.
    
    For the detailed security status of wordpress please refer to
    its security tracker page at:
    https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/wordpress
    
    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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