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The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
Wordpress reports :
WordPress 3.5.1 also addresses the following security issues :
- A server-side request forgery vulnerability and remote port scanning
using pingbacks. This vulnerability, which could potentially be used
to expose information and compromise a site, affects all previous
WordPress versions. This was fixed by the WordPress security team.
We'd like to thank security researchers Gennady Kovshenin and Ryan
Dewhurst for reviewing our work.
- Two instances of cross-site scripting via shortcodes and post
content. These issues were discovered by Jon Cave of the WordPress
- A cross-site scripting vulnerability in the external library
Plupload. Thanks to the Moxiecode team for working with us on this,
and for releasing Plupload 1.5.5 to address this issue.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4