Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the media_handle_upload function in wp-admin/includes/media.php in WordPress before 4.6.1 might allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML by tricking an administrator into uploading an image file that has a crafted filename.

Published : 2017-01-05 02:59 Updated : 2017-11-04 01:29

CVSS Score More info
Score 3.5 / 10
Vendor Product Version URI
Wordpress Wordpress 4.6 cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress:4.6
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ID Name Description Links
CWE-79 Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting') The software does not neutralize or incorrectly neutralizes user-controllable input before it is placed in output that is used as a web page that is served to other users. CVE

History of changes

Date Event
2017-11-04 01:29
2017-07-17 14:30
2017-01-05 02:59