Debian -- Security Information -- DSA-5039-1 wordpress

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DSA-5039-1 wordpress -- security update

Date Reported:
11 Jan 2022
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 1003243.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2022-21661, CVE-2022-21662, CVE-2022-21663, CVE-2022-21664.
More information:

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in Wordpress, a web blogging tool. They allowed remote attackers to perform SQL injection, run unchecked SQL queries, bypass hardening, or perform Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) attacks.

For the oldstable distribution (buster), these problems have been fixed in version 5.0.15+dfsg1-0+deb10u1.

For the stable distribution (bullseye), these problems have been fixed in version 5.7.5+dfsg1-0+deb11u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your wordpress packages.

For the detailed security status of wordpress please refer to its security tracker page at: