CVE-2017-6514

Priority
Description
WordPress 4.7.2 mishandles listings of post authors, which allows remote
attackers to obtain sensitive information (Path Disclosure) via a
/wp-json/oembed/1.0/embed?url= request, related to the "author_name":"
substring.
Notes
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needed
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):needed
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):needed
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Updated: 2020-01-29 18:48:54 UTC (commit 40f18bf14da5fb50662e1f861ea594a462b207fe)