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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-200606-08
(WordPress: Arbitrary command execution)
rgod discovered that WordPress insufficiently checks the format of
cached username data.
An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary
commands by sending a specially crafted username. As of Wordpress 2.0.2
the user data cache is disabled by default.
There are no known workarounds at this time.
See also :
All WordPress users should upgrade to the latest available version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-apps/wordpress-2.0.3'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 21681 (gentoo_GLSA-200606-08.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2006-2667CVE-2006-2702
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