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WordPress 4.1.2 fixes critical XSS flaw


Softpedia - (International) WordPress developers announced that the newest release of the blogging platform, 4.1.2, addresses critical security vulnerabilities including a cross-site scripting (XSS) glitch affecting the content management system (CMS) that could allow an attacker to compromise a vulnerable Web site, as well as three other flaws. The release also included increased protection for files that could present a security risk.


Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at:

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:24:10