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wordpress -- header rss feed script insertion vulnerability

Affected packages
de-wordpress < 2.6.5
wordpress < 2.6.5
wordpress-mu < 2.6.5
0 < zh-wordpress


VuXML ID 622bc638-be27-11dd-a578-0030843d3802
Discovery 2008-11-26
Entry 2008-11-29
Modified 2010-05-02

Secunia reports:

Input passed via the HTTP "Host" header is not properly sanitised before being used. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's browser session in context of an affected site if malicious data is viewed.


CVE Name CVE-2008-5278