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Bug 636336 (CVE-2017-16510) - <www-apps/wordpress-4.8.3: SQL Injection vulnerability
Summary: <www-apps/wordpress-4.8.3: SQL Injection vulnerability
Alias: CVE-2017-16510
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Vulnerabilities (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal trivial (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
Whiteboard: ~4 [noglsa cve]
Depends on:
Reported: 2017-11-03 01:36 UTC by GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot
Modified: 2018-01-25 21:12 UTC (History)
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Description GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot gentoo-dev 2017-11-03 01:36:13 UTC
CVE-2017-16510 (
  WordPress before 4.8.3 is affected by an issue where $wpdb->prepare() can
  create unexpected and unsafe queries leading to potential SQL injection
  (SQLi) in plugins and themes, as demonstrated by a "double prepare"
  approach, a different vulnerability than CVE-2017-14723.
Comment 1 Christopher Díaz Riveros (RETIRED) gentoo-dev Security 2017-11-03 01:37:25 UTC
@Maintainers please let us know when tree is clean from vulnerable versions.

Thank you