FreeBSD : wordpress -- XSS vulnerability (c80b27a2-3165-11e5-8a1d-14dae9d210b8)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

Gary Pendergast reports :

WordPress versions 4.2.2 and earlier are affected by a cross-site
scripting vulnerability, which could allow users with the Contributor
or Author role to compromise a site. This was reported by Jon Cave and
fixed by Robert Chapin, both of the WordPress security team.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 84973 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-5622

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