CVE-2015-8834

2016-05-22T01:59:00
ID CVE-2015-8834
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2016-11-28T19:49:00

Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in wp-includes/wp-db.php in WordPress before 4.2.2 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a long comment that is improperly stored because of limitations on the MySQL TEXT data type. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2015-3440.