CVE-2012-3383

Priority
Description
The map_meta_cap function in wp-includes/capabilities.php in WordPress
3.4.x before 3.4.2, when the multisite feature is enabled, does not
properly assign the unfiltered_html capability, which allows remote
authenticated users to bypass intended access restrictions and conduct
cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks by leveraging the Administrator or
Editor role and composing crafted text.
Notes
Package
Upstream:released (3.4.1+dfsg-1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was needs-triage)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE (trusty was not-affected [3.4.1+dfsg-1])
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (3.4.1+dfsg-1)
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Updated: 2020-09-10 02:07:35 UTC (commit 81a23a978c4436cd99e1d040e9e73e9146876281)