CVE-2013-5739

NameCVE-2013-5739
DescriptionThe default configuration of WordPress before 3.6.1 does not prevent uploads of .swf and .exe files, which might make it easier for remote authenticated users to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks via a crafted file, related to the get_allowed_mime_types function in wp-includes/functions.php.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-2757-1
NVD severitylow (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
wordpress (PTS)wheezy3.6.1+dfsg-1~deb7u10fixed
wheezy (security)3.6.1+dfsg-1~deb7u12fixed
jessie4.1+dfsg-1+deb8u9fixed
jessie (security)4.1+dfsg-1+deb8u11fixed
stretch4.6.1+dfsg-2fixed
sid4.7+dfsg-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
wordpresssource(unstable)3.6.1+dfsg-1low
wordpresssourcesqueeze3.6.1+dfsg-1~deb6u1lowDSA-2757-1
wordpresssourcewheezy3.6.1+dfsg-1~deb7u1lowDSA-2757-1

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