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Samuel Sidler reports :
WordPress 4.3.1 is now available. This is a security release for all
previous versions and we strongly encourage you to update your sites
- WordPress versions 4.3 and earlier are vulnerable to a cross-site
scripting vulnerability when processing shortcode tags
(CVE-2015-5714). Reported by Shahar Tal and Netanel Rubin of Check
- A separate cross-site scripting vulnerability was found in the user
list table. Reported by Ben Bidner of the WordPress security team.
- Finally, in certain cases, users without proper permissions could
publish private posts and make them sticky (CVE-2015-5715). Reported
by Shahar Tal and Netanel Rubin of Check Point.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3