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wordpress -- multiple vulnerabilities

Affected packages
wordpress < 4.1.2
de-wordpress < 4.1.2
ja-wordpress < 4.1.2
ru-wordpress < 4.1.2
zh-wordpress-zh_CN < 4.1.2
zh-wordpress-zh_TW < 4.1.2


VuXML ID 505904d3-ea95-11e4-beaf-bcaec565249c
Discovery 2015-04-21
Entry 2015-04-24
Modified 2015-04-24

Gary Pendergast reports:

WordPress 4.1.2 is now available. This is a critical security release for all previous versions and we strongly encourage you to update your sites immediately.

WordPress versions 4.1.1 and earlier are affected by a critical cross-site scripting vulnerability, which could enable anonymous users to compromise a site. This was reported by Cedric Van Bockhaven and fixed by Gary Pendergast, Mike Adams, and Andrew Nacin of the WordPress security team.

We also fixed three other security issues:

We also made four hardening changes, discovered by J.D. Grimes, Divyesh Prajapati, Allan Collins, Marc-Alexandre Montpas and Jeff Bowen.