FreeBSD : wordpress -- multiple vulnerabilities (82752070-0349-11e7-b48d-00e04c1ea73d)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

WordPress versions 4.7.2 and earlier are affected by six security

- Cross-site scripting (XSS) via media file metadata.

- Control characters can trick redirect URL validation.

- Unintended files can be deleted by administrators using the plugin
deletion functionality.

- Cross-site scripting (XSS) via video URL in YouTube embeds.

- Cross-site scripting (XSS) via taxonomy term names.

- Cross-site request forgery (CSRF) in Press This leading to excessive
use of server resources.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :


Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 97625 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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