WordPress 4.2-4.5.1 - MediaElement.js Reflected Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)

Affects WordPresses

fixed in version 4.5.2
fixed in version 4.5.2
fixed in version 4.5.2
fixed in version 4.5.2
fixed in version 4.5.2
fixed in version 4.5.2
fixed in version 4.5.2
fixed in version 4.5.2
fixed in version 4.5.2
fixed in version 4.5.2
fixed in version 4.5.2
fixed in version 4.5.2
fixed in version 4.5.2
fixed in version 4.5.2
fixed in version 4.5.2
fixed in version 4.5.2
fixed in version 4.5.2

References

CVE 2016-4567
URL https://wordpress.org/news/2016/05/wordpress-4-5-2/
URL https://github.com/WordPress/WordPress/commit/a493dc0ab5819c8b831173185f1334b7c3e02e36
URL https://gist.github.com/cure53/df34ea68c26441f3ae98f821ba1feb9c

Classification

Type XSS
OWASP Top 10 A7: Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)
CWE CWE-79

Miscellaneous

Submitter ethicalhack3r
Submitter Website https://dewhurstsecurity.com/
Submitter Twitter ethicalhack3r
Views 8886
Verified No
WPVDB ID 8488

Timeline

Publicly Published 2016-05-06 (over 3 years ago)
Added 2016-05-06 (over 3 years ago)
Last Updated 2018-08-29 (12 months ago)

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