WordPress 3.7-4.9.4 - Escape Version in Generator Tag

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Description
"Make sure the version string is correctly escaped for use in generator tags."

Affects WordPresses

fixed in version 4.9.5
fixed in version 4.9.5
fixed in version 4.9.5
fixed in version 4.9.5
fixed in version 4.9.5
fixed in version 4.8.6
fixed in version 4.8.6
fixed in version 4.8.6
fixed in version 4.8.6
fixed in version 4.8.6
fixed in version 4.8.6
fixed in version 4.7.10
fixed in version 4.7.10
fixed in version 4.7.10
fixed in version 4.7.10
fixed in version 4.7.10
fixed in version 4.7.10
fixed in version 4.7.10
fixed in version 4.7.10
fixed in version 4.7.10
fixed in version 4.7.10
fixed in version 4.6.11
fixed in version 4.6.11
fixed in version 4.6.11
fixed in version 4.6.11
fixed in version 4.6.11
fixed in version 4.6.11
fixed in version 4.6.11
fixed in version 4.6.11
fixed in version 4.6.11
fixed in version 4.6.11
fixed in version 4.6.11
fixed in version 4.5.14
fixed in version 4.5.14
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fixed in version 4.5.14
fixed in version 4.5.14
fixed in version 4.5.14
fixed in version 4.5.14
fixed in version 4.5.14
fixed in version 4.5.14
fixed in version 4.5.14
fixed in version 4.5.14
fixed in version 4.4.15
fixed in version 4.4.15
fixed in version 4.4.15
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fixed in version 4.4.15
fixed in version 4.4.15
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fixed in version 4.4.15
fixed in version 4.4.15
fixed in version 4.4.15
fixed in version 4.3.16
fixed in version 4.3.16
fixed in version 4.3.16
fixed in version 4.3.16
fixed in version 4.3.16
fixed in version 4.3.16
fixed in version 4.3.16
fixed in version 4.3.16
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fixed in version 4.3.16
fixed in version 4.3.16
fixed in version 4.3.16
fixed in version 4.3.16
fixed in version 4.3.16
fixed in version 4.3.16
fixed in version 4.3.16
fixed in version 4.2.20
fixed in version 4.2.20
fixed in version 4.2.20
fixed in version 4.2.20
fixed in version 4.2.20
fixed in version 4.2.20
fixed in version 4.2.20
fixed in version 4.2.20
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fixed in version 4.2.20
fixed in version 4.2.20
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fixed in version 4.2.20
fixed in version 4.2.20
fixed in version 4.2.20
fixed in version 4.1.23
fixed in version 4.1.23
fixed in version 4.1.23
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fixed in version 4.1.23
fixed in version 4.1.23
fixed in version 4.1.23
fixed in version 4.1.23
fixed in version 4.0.23
fixed in version 4.0.23
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fixed in version 4.0.23
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fixed in version 4.0.23
fixed in version 4.0.23
fixed in version 4.0.23
fixed in version 4.0.23
fixed in version 4.0.23
fixed in version 4.0.23
fixed in version 3.9.24
fixed in version 3.9.24
fixed in version 3.9.24
fixed in version 3.9.24
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fixed in version 3.9.24
fixed in version 3.9.24
fixed in version 3.9.24
fixed in version 3.8.26
fixed in version 3.8.26
fixed in version 3.8.26
fixed in version 3.8.26
fixed in version 3.8.26
fixed in version 3.8.26
fixed in version 3.8.26
fixed in version 3.8.26
fixed in version 3.8.26
fixed in version 3.8.26
fixed in version 3.8.26
fixed in version 3.8.26
fixed in version 3.8.26
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fixed in version 3.8.26
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fixed in version 3.8.26
fixed in version 3.8.26
fixed in version 3.8.26
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fixed in version 3.8.26
fixed in version 3.8.26
fixed in version 3.8.26
fixed in version 3.8.26
fixed in version 3.7.26
fixed in version 3.7.26
fixed in version 3.7.26
fixed in version 3.7.26
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fixed in version 3.7.26

References

CVE 2018-10102
URL https://wordpress.org/news/2018/04/wordpress-4-9-5-security-and-maintenance-release/
URL https://github.com/WordPress/WordPress/commit/31a4369366d6b8ce30045d4c838de2412c77850d

Classification

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

Miscellaneous

Submitter Ryan
Submitter Website https://dewhurstsecurity.com/
Submitter Twitter ethicalhack3r
Views 1224
Verified No
WPVDB ID 9055

Timeline

Publicly Published 2018-04-03 (24 days ago)
Added 2018-04-04 (23 days ago)
Last Updated 2018-04-16 (10 days ago)

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