Latest Wordpress Wordpress 4 2 8 Security Vulnerabilities
|2017-01-18||CVE-2016-10148|| Improper Access Control vulnerability in Wordpress |
The wp_ajax_update_plugin function in wp-admin/includes/ajax-actions.php in WordPress before 4.6 makes a get_plugin_data call before checking the update_plugins capability, which allows remote authenticated users to bypass intended read-access restrictions via the plugin parameter to wp-admin/admin-ajax.php, a related issue to CVE-2016-6896.
|2017-01-15||CVE-2017-5493|| USE of Cryptographically Weak Pseudo-Random Number Generator (Prng) vulnerability in Wordpress |
wp-includes/ms-functions.php in the Multisite WordPress API in WordPress before 4.7.1 does not properly choose random numbers for keys, which makes it easier for remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions via a crafted (1) site signup or (2) user signup.
|2017-01-15||CVE-2017-5492|| Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) vulnerability in Wordpress |
Cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability in the widget-editing accessibility-mode feature in WordPress before 4.7.1 allows remote attackers to hijack the authentication of unspecified victims for requests that perform a widgets-access action, related to wp-admin/includes/class-wp-screen.php and wp-admin/widgets.php.
|2017-01-15||CVE-2017-5491|| Insecure Default Initialization of Resource vulnerability in Wordpress |
wp-mail.php in WordPress before 4.7.1 might allow remote attackers to bypass intended posting restrictions via a spoofed mail server with the mail.example.com name.
|2017-01-15||CVE-2017-5490|| Cross-Site Scripting vulnerability in Wordpress |
Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the theme-name fallback functionality in wp-includes/class-wp-theme.php in WordPress before 4.7.1 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a crafted directory name of a theme, related to wp-admin/includes/class-theme-installer-skin.php.
|2017-01-15||CVE-2017-5489|| Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) vulnerability in Wordpress |
Cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability in WordPress before 4.7.1 allows remote attackers to hijack the authentication of unspecified victims via vectors involving a Flash file upload.
|2017-01-15||CVE-2017-5488|| Cross-Site Scripting vulnerability in Wordpress |
Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in wp-admin/update-core.php in WordPress before 4.7.1 allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) name or (2) version header of a plugin.
|2017-01-15||CVE-2017-5487|| Information Exposure vulnerability in Wordpress |
wp-includes/rest-api/endpoints/class-wp-rest-users-controller.php in the REST API implementation in WordPress 4.7 before 4.7.1 does not properly restrict listings of post authors, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via a wp-json/wp/v2/users request.
|2017-01-05||CVE-2016-7169|| Path Traversal vulnerability in Wordpress |
Directory traversal vulnerability in the File_Upload_Upgrader class in wp-admin/includes/class-file-upload-upgrader.php in the upgrade package uploader in WordPress before 4.6.1 allows remote authenticated users to access arbitrary files via a crafted urlholder parameter.
|2017-01-05||CVE-2016-7168|| Cross-Site Scripting vulnerability in Wordpress |
Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the media_handle_upload function in wp-admin/includes/media.php in WordPress before 4.6.1 might allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML by tricking an administrator into uploading an image file that has a crafted filename.