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Vulnerability of WordPress GraceMedia Media Player: directory traversal

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can traverse directories of WordPress GraceMedia Media Player, in order to read a file outside the service root path.
Impacted systems: WordPress Plugins ~ not comprehensive.
Severity of this alert: 2/4.
Creation date: 14/05/2019.
Références of this alert: CVE-2019-9618, VIGILANCE-VUL-29285.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can traverse directories of WordPress GraceMedia Media Player, in order to read a file outside the service root path.
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This computer threat note impacts software or systems such as WordPress Plugins ~ not comprehensive.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this weakness alert is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of internet client.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer weakness note.

Solutions for this threat 

WordPress GraceMedia Media Player: workaround.
A workaround is to disable GraceMedia Media Player.

Wind River Linux: solution (21/05/2019).
The solution is indicated in information sources.
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