CVE-2017-9061 Detail

Current Description

In WordPress before 4.7.5, a cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability exists when attempting to upload very large files, because the error message does not properly restrict presentation of the filename.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  6.1 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N


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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3870 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/98509 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038520 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://codex.wordpress.org/Version_4.7.5 Patch  Release Notes  Vendor Advisory 
https://github.com/WordPress/WordPress/commit/8c7ea71edbbffca5d9766b7bea7c7f3722ffafa6 Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://wordpress.org/news/2017/05/wordpress-4-7-5/ Patch  Vendor Advisory 
https://wpvulndb.com/vulnerabilities/8819 Patch  Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-79 Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting') cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-9061
NVD Published Date:
05/18/2017
NVD Last Modified:
03/15/2019
Source:
MITRE