Fedora 11 : wordpress-mu-2.8.4a-1.fc11 (2009-8529)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 40599


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Update spans MU-versions for the following security releases from upstream:
http://wordpress.org/development/2009/08/2-8-4-security-release/ http://wordpress.org/development/2009/08/wordpress-2-8-3-security-rele ase/

- Backport of XSS fixes from WordPress 2.8.2 * Backport of security fixes for admin.php?page= bugs (CVE-2009-2334) Backport of security fixes for admin.php?page= bugs (CVE-2009-2334) Backport of security fixes for admin.php?page= bugs (CVE-2009-2334)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected wordpress-mu package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 40599

File Name: fedora_2009-8529.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.15 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/08/18

Modified: 2016/12/08

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:wordpress-mu, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:11

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/08/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2334, CVE-2009-2335, CVE-2009-2336

BID: 35581, 35584

FEDORA: 2009-8529

CWE: 16, 287