This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.
Updated wordpress package fixes security vulnerabilities :
A denial of service flaw was found in the way Wordpress, a blog tool
and publishing platform, performed hash computation when checking
password for password protected blog posts. A remote attacker could
provide a specially- crafted input that, when processed by the
password checking mechanism of Wordpress would lead to excessive CPU
Inadequate SSRF protection for HTTP requests where the user can
provide a URL can allow for attacks against the intranet and other
sites. This is a continuation of work related to CVE-2013-0235, which
was specific to SSRF in pingback requests and was fixed in 3.5.1
Inadequate checking of a user's capabilities could allow them to
publish posts when their user role should not allow for it; and to
assign posts to other authors (CVE-2013-2200).
Inadequate escaping allowed an administrator to trigger a cross-site
scripting vulnerability through the uploading of media files and
The processing of an oEmbed response is vulnerable to an XXE
If the uploads directory is not writable, error message data returned
via XHR will include a full path to the directory (CVE-2013-2203).
Content Spoofing in the MoxieCode (TinyMCE) MoxiePlayer project
Cross-domain XSS in SWFUpload (CVE-2013-2205).
See also :
Update the affected wordpress package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.2
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 67134 ()
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