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ESB-2016.0326 - [Debian] wordpress: Multiple vulnerabilities

Date: 09 February 2016
References: ASB-2016.0007.2  

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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

                               ESB-2016.0326
                         wordpress security update
                              9 February 2016

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           wordpress
Publisher:         Debian
Operating System:  Debian GNU/Linux 7
                   Debian GNU/Linux 8
Impact/Access:     Provide Misleading Information -- Remote with User Interaction
                   Unauthorised Access            -- Remote with User Interaction
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2016-2222 CVE-2016-2221 

Reference:         ASB-2016.0007.2

Original Bulletin: 
   http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3472

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-3472-1                   security@debian.org
https://www.debian.org/security/                     Salvatore Bonaccorso
February 08, 2016                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : wordpress
CVE ID         : CVE-2016-2221 CVE-2016-2222
Debian Bug     : 813697

Two vulnerabilities were discovered in wordpress, a web blogging tool.
The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the
following problems:

CVE-2016-2221

    Shailesh Suthar discovered an open redirection vulnerability.

CVE-2016-2222

    Ronni Skansing discovered a server-side request forgery (SSRF)
    vulnerability.

For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed
in version 3.6.1+dfsg-1~deb7u10.

For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
version 4.1+dfsg-1+deb8u8.

For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
version 4.4.2+dfsg-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your wordpress packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://www.debian.org/security/

Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org
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