WordPress Release Security Update

WordPress released a security update (version 3.3.2) that fixes 3 external libraries (Plupload, SWFUpload and SWFObject) as well as privilege escalation and cross-site script (XSS) issues as well as 5 other bugs. Change log posted here. The advisory is posted here and you can download the update here.

[1] http://core.trac.wordpress.org/log/branches/3.3?rev=20552&stop_rev=20087
[2] http://wordpress.org/news/2012/04/wordpress-3-3-2/
[3] http://Pluploadwordpress.org/download/


Guy Bruneau IPSS Inc. gbruneau at isc dot sans dot edu


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Apr 21st 2012
Any tie to the Apple Flashback outbreak (http://www.techweekeurope.co.uk/news/flashback-kaspersky-wordpress-74209) or just regular fixes?

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Difficult to say if it is related the Apple Flashback. Not much information posted regarding the issue.

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ISC Handler

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