Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : wordpress (MDVSA-2014:233)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 79613
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionUpdated wordpress package fixes security vulnerabilities :
XSS in wptexturize() via comments or posts, exploitable for unauthenticated users (CVE-2014-9031).
XSS in media playlists (CVE-2014-9032).
CSRF in the password reset process (CVE-2014-9033).
Denial of service for giant passwords. The phpass library by Solar Designer was used in both projects without setting a maximum password length, which can lead to CPU exhaustion upon hashing (CVE-2014-9034).
XSS in Press This (CVE-2014-9035).
XSS in HTML filtering of CSS in posts (CVE-2014-9036).
Hash comparison vulnerability in old-style MD5-stored passwords (CVE-2014-9037).
SSRF: Safe HTTP requests did not sufficiently block the loopback IP address space (CVE-2014-9038).
Previously an email address change would not invalidate a previous password reset email (CVE-2014-9039).
SolutionUpdate the affected wordpress package.