WordPress 4.4-4.8.1 - Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) in oEmbed

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Description
A cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability was discovered in the oEmbed discovery. Reported by xknown of the WordPress Security Team.

Affects WordPresses

fixed in version 4.8.2
fixed in version 4.8.2
fixed in version 4.7.6
fixed in version 4.7.6
fixed in version 4.7.6
fixed in version 4.7.6
fixed in version 4.7.6
fixed in version 4.7.6
fixed in version 4.6.7
fixed in version 4.6.7
fixed in version 4.6.7
fixed in version 4.6.7
fixed in version 4.6.7
fixed in version 4.6.7
fixed in version 4.6.7
fixed in version 4.5.10
fixed in version 4.5.10
fixed in version 4.5.10
fixed in version 4.5.10
fixed in version 4.5.10
fixed in version 4.5.10
fixed in version 4.5.10
fixed in version 4.5.10
fixed in version 4.5.10
fixed in version 4.5.10
fixed in version 4.4.11
fixed in version 4.4.11
fixed in version 4.4.11
fixed in version 4.4.11
fixed in version 4.4.11
fixed in version 4.4.11
fixed in version 4.4.11
fixed in version 4.4.11
fixed in version 4.4.11
fixed in version 4.4.11
fixed in version 4.4.11

References

CVE 2017-14724
URL https://wordpress.org/news/2017/09/wordpress-4-8-2-security-and-maintenance-release/
URL https://core.trac.wordpress.org/changeset/41448

Classification

Type XSS
OWASP Top 10 A3: Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)
CWE CWE-79

Miscellaneous

Submitter alykode
Views 524
Verified No
WPVDB ID 8913

Timeline

Publicly Published 2017-09-19 (about 1 month ago)
Added 2017-09-25 (29 days ago)
Last Updated 2017-09-28 (26 days ago)

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