Debian Security Advisory DSA 3332-1 (wordpress - security update)

2015-08-11T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310703332
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (c) 2015 Greenbone Networks GmbH http://greenbone.net
Modified 2019-03-18T00:00:00

Description

Several vulnerabilities have been fixed in Wordpress, the popular blogging engine.

CVE-2015-2213 SQL Injection allowed a remote attacker to compromise the site.

CVE-2015-5622 The robustness of the shortcodes HTML tags filter has been improved. The parsing is a bit more strict, which may affect your installation. This is the corrected version of the patch that needed to be reverted in DSA 3328-2.

CVE-2015-5730 A potential timing side-channel attack in widgets.

CVE-2015-5731 An attacker could lock a post that was being edited.

CVE-2015-5732 Cross site scripting in a widget title allows an attacker to steal sensitive information.

CVE-2015-5734 Fix some broken links in the legacy theme preview.

The issues were discovered by Marc-Alexandre Montpas of Sucuri, Helen Hou-Sand of the WordPress security team, Netanel Rubin of Check Point, Ivan Grigorov, Johannes Schmitt of Scrutinizer and Mohamed A. Baset.

                                        
                                            # OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
# $Id: deb_3332.nasl 14278 2019-03-18 14:47:26Z cfischer $
# Auto-generated from advisory DSA 3332-1 using nvtgen 1.0
# Script version: 1.0
#
# Author:
# Greenbone Networks
#
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# Copyright (c) 2015 Greenbone Networks GmbH http://greenbone.net
# Text descriptions are largely excerpted from the referenced
# advisory, and are Copyright (c) the respective author(s)
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# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
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#

if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.703332");
  script_version("$Revision: 14278 $");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2015-2213", "CVE-2015-5622", "CVE-2015-5730", "CVE-2015-5731", "CVE-2015-5732", "CVE-2015-5734");
  script_name("Debian Security Advisory DSA 3332-1 (wordpress - security update)");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2019-03-18 15:47:26 +0100 (Mon, 18 Mar 2019) $");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2015-08-11 00:00:00 +0200 (Tue, 11 Aug 2015)");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"7.5");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"package");

  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3332.html");

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright("Copyright (c) 2015 Greenbone Networks GmbH http://greenbone.net");
  script_family("Debian Local Security Checks");
  script_dependencies("gather-package-list.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("ssh/login/debian_linux", "ssh/login/packages", re:"ssh/login/release=DEB8");
  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"wordpress on Debian Linux");
  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
version 4.1+dfsg-1+deb8u4.

For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
version 4.2.4+dfsg-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your wordpress packages.");
  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"Several vulnerabilities have been fixed in Wordpress, the popular
blogging engine.

CVE-2015-2213
SQL Injection allowed a remote attacker to compromise the site.

CVE-2015-5622
The robustness of the shortcodes HTML tags filter has been
improved. The parsing is a bit more strict, which may affect
your installation. This is the corrected version of the patch
that needed to be reverted in DSA 3328-2.

CVE-2015-5730
A potential timing side-channel attack in widgets.

CVE-2015-5731
An attacker could lock a post that was being edited.

CVE-2015-5732
Cross site scripting in a widget title allows an attacker to
steal sensitive information.

CVE-2015-5734
Fix some broken links in the legacy theme preview.

The issues were discovered by Marc-Alexandre Montpas of Sucuri,
Helen Hou-Sand of the WordPress security team, Netanel Rubin of Check Point,
Ivan Grigorov, Johannes Schmitt of Scrutinizer and Mohamed A. Baset.");
  script_tag(name:"vuldetect", value:"This check tests the installed software version using the apt package manager.");

  exit(0);
}

include("revisions-lib.inc");
include("pkg-lib-deb.inc");

res = "";
report = "";
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"wordpress", ver:"4.1+dfsg-1+deb8u4", rls:"DEB8")) != NULL) {
  report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"wordpress-l10n", ver:"4.1+dfsg-1+deb8u4", rls:"DEB8")) != NULL) {
  report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"wordpress-theme-twentyfifteen", ver:"4.1+dfsg-1+deb8u4", rls:"DEB8")) != NULL) {
  report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"wordpress-theme-twentyfourteen", ver:"4.1+dfsg-1+deb8u4", rls:"DEB8")) != NULL) {
  report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"wordpress-theme-twentythirteen", ver:"4.1+dfsg-1+deb8u4", rls:"DEB8")) != NULL) {
  report += res;
}

if(report != "") {
  security_message(data:report);
} else if (__pkg_match) {
  exit(99);
}