Multiple vulnerabilities were identified in WordPress, a remote attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to trigger elevation of privilege, sensitive information disclosure and cross-site scripting on the targeted system.
- Remote Code Execution
- Information Disclosure
- Security Restriction Bypass
System / Technologies affected
- WordPress versions prior to 5.8.1
Before installation of the software, please visit the vendor web-site for more details.
- Apply fix issued by the vendor:
WordPress version 5.8.1
To get this version, update from the Dashboard > Updates menu in your site’s admin area or visit https://wordpress.org/download/release-archive/.
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