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Wordpress Post.php Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability

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Wordpress Post.php Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
07/05/2005
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/15/2005
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

Certain versions of Wordpress do not properly parse user input passed in through the 'p' and 'comment' fields in the "post.php" script. As a result, a remote attacker can execute arbitrary Javascript code under the context of an unsuspecting reader.

Solution(s)

  • wordpress-upgrade-1_5_1_3

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