Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1452-1 wordpress -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 30 Jul 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 902876.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-5836, CVE-2018-12895.
- More information:
Two vulnerabilities were discovered in wordpress, a web blogging tool. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following issues.
The oEmbed protocol implementation in WordPress before 4.5.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via unspecified vectors.
A vulnerability was discovered in Wordpress, a web blogging tool. It allowed remote attackers with specific roles to execute arbitrary code.
For Debian 8
Jessie, these problems have been fixed in version 4.1+dfsg-1+deb8u18.
We recommend that you upgrade your wordpress packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS