CVE-2019-20042

Priority
Description
In wp-includes/formatting.php in WordPress 3.7 to 5.3.0, the function
wp_targeted_link_rel() can be used in a particular way to result in a
stored cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability. This has been patched in
WordPress 5.3.1, along with all the previous WordPress versions from 3.7 to
5.3 via a minor release.
Notes
Package
Upstream:released (5.3.2+dfsg1-1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needs-triage
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needs-triage
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):needs-triage
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):not-affected (5.3.2+dfsg1-1)
More Information

Updated: 2020-01-29 19:01:00 UTC (commit 40f18bf14da5fb50662e1f861ea594a462b207fe)