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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200506-04
(Wordpress: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Due to a lack of input validation, WordPress is vulnerable to SQL
injection and XSS attacks.
An attacker could use the SQL injection vulnerabilities to gain
information from the database. Furthermore the cross-site scripting
issues give an attacker the ability to inject and execute malicious
script code or to steal cookie-based authentication credentials,
potentially compromising the victim's browser.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Wordpress users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-apps/wordpress-188.8.131.52'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 18427 (gentoo_GLSA-200506-04.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2005-1102CVE-2005-1687CVE-2005-1810
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