Fedora 12 : wordpress-2.8.6-2.fc12 (2009-11710)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

2.8.6 fixes two security problems that can be exploited by registered,
logged in users who have posting privileges. If you have untrusted
authors on your blog, upgrading to 2.8.6 is recommended.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?4f92c148

Solution :

Update the affected wordpress package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 42849 (fedora_2009-11710.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 37005
37014

CVE ID:

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