Fedora 11 : wordpress-mu-2.8.6-1.fc11 (2009-12547)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 47167


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Update to 2.8.6; a couple of security fixes including 1 XSS bug and some additional protections against certain permissive apache configurations

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: 47167

File Name: fedora_2009-12547.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/07/01

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.7

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

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

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: 2009/12/03

Reference Information

BID: 35584

OSVDB: 59958, 59959

FEDORA: 2009-12547