WordPress 2.8.6

+ | November 13, 2009 | Leave a Comment

WordPress 2.8.6 is another important security release that tackles vulnerabilities in the Press This bookmarklet and upload file names.

The first problem is an XSS vulnerability in Press This discovered by Benjamin Flesch. The second problem, discovered by Dawid Golunski, is an issue with sanitizing uploaded file names that can be exploited in certain Apache configurations. Thanks to Benjamin and Dawid for finding and reporting these.

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