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Debian: DSA-4784-1: wordpress security update

Date 06 Nov 2020
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Several vulnerabilities were discovered in Wordpress, a web blogging tool. They allowed remote attackers to run insecure deserialization, embed spam, perform various Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) or Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) attacks, escalate privileges, run arbitrary

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-4784-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                       Sebastien Delafond
November 06, 2020                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : wordpress
CVE ID         : CVE-2020-28032 CVE-2020-28033 CVE-2020-28034 CVE-2020-28035 
                 CVE-2020-28036 CVE-2020-28037 CVE-2020-28038 CVE-2020-28039 
                 CVE-2020-28040
Debian Bug     : 971914 973562

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in Wordpress, a web blogging
tool. They allowed remote attackers to run insecure deserialization,
embed spam, perform various Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) or Cross-Site
Request Forgery (CSRF) attacks, escalate privileges, run arbitrary
code, and delete arbitrary files.

For the stable distribution (buster), these problems have been fixed in
version 5.0.11+dfsg1-0+deb10u1.

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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