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vulnerability note 26644

WordPress Core: denial of service via Media Upload File Deletion

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can generate a fatal error via Media Upload File Deletion of WordPress Core, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Impacted software: WordPress Core.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 2/4.
Consequences of an attack: data deletion, denial of service on service.
Attacker's origin: user account.
Creation date: 06/07/2018.
Références of this announce: CERTFR-2018-AVI-327, VIGILANCE-VUL-26644.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can generate a fatal error via Media Upload File Deletion of WordPress Core, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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