CVE-2014-9031

NameCVE-2014-9031
DescriptionCross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the wptexturize function in WordPress before 3.7.5, 3.8.x before 3.8.5, and 3.9.x before 3.9.3 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via crafted use of shortcode brackets in a text field, as demonstrated by a comment or a post.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-236-1, DSA-3085-1
NVD severitymedium
Debian Bugs770425

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
wordpress (PTS)stretch (security), stretch4.7.5+dfsg-2+deb9u6fixed
buster, buster (security)5.0.10+dfsg1-0+deb10u1fixed
bullseye, sid5.4.2+dfsg1-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
wordpresssourcesqueeze3.6.1+dfsg-1~deb6u6DLA-236-1
wordpresssourcewheezy3.6.1+dfsg-1~deb7u5DSA-3085-1
wordpresssource(unstable)4.0.1+dfsg-1770425

Notes

https://wordpress.org/news/2014/11/wordpress-4-0-1/

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