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WordPress Flaws Vulnerabilities

Version(s): before 4.5.3

Description:
WordPress Flaws Vulnerabilities Lets Remote Users To Modify Users Data were reported in WordPress. an overseas user will modify information on the target system and will cause a denial of service conditions and also send the target user’s browser to associate whimsical website. an overseas user will get probably sensitive data on the target system. an overseas user will conduct cross-site scripting attacks.

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The software package doesn’t properly filter hypertext markup language code from user-supplied input before displaying the input. an overseas user will cause whimsical scripting code to be dead by the target user’s browser.

The code can originate from the website, location, positioning running the WordPress software package and can run within the security context of that site.

If once code is run, the code are going to be able to access the target user’s cookies (including authentication cookies), if any, related to the location, access information recently submitted by the target user via net type to the location, or take actions on the location acting because the target user.

Some file name values might not be sufficiently changed by sanitize_file_name().
Below Research team found these flaws:

Yassine Aboukir, Jouko Pynnonen, Divyesh Prajapati, Jennifer Dodd from Automattic, archangel Adams from the WordPress security team, John Blackbourn from the WordPress security team.
Dan Moen from the Wordfence analysis Team.
David Herrera from Alley Interactive, and Peter Westwood of the WordPress security team reportable these vulnerabilities.

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Impact:
A remote user can change user password in the system.
A remote user will cause the denial of service conditions.
A remote user can change redirection URL and redirects to associate whimsical website.
A remote user will get probably sensitive data on the target system.

A remote user will access the target user’s cookies (including authentication cookies), if any, related to the location running the WordPress software package, access information recently submitted by the target user via net type to the location, or take actions on the location acting because of the target user.

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