CVE-2022-21663

Published on: 01/06/2022 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 04/12/2022 06:49:00 PM UTC

CVE-2022-21663 - advisory for GHSA-jmmq-m8p8-332h

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CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Certain versions of Debian Linux from Debian contain the following vulnerability:

WordPress is a free and open-source content management system written in PHP and paired with a MariaDB database. On a multisite, users with Super Admin role can bypass explicit/additional hardening under certain conditions through object injection. This has been patched in WordPress version 5.8.3. Older affected versions are also fixed via security release, that go back till 3.7.37. We strongly recommend that you keep auto-updates enabled. There are no known workarounds for this issue.

  • CVE-2022-21663 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as HIGH severity.
  • Affected Vendor/Software: URL Logo WordPress - wordpress-develop version < 5.8.3

CVSS3 Score: 7.2 - HIGH

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
NETWORK LOW HIGH NONE
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED HIGH HIGH HIGH

CVSS2 Score: 6.5 - MEDIUM

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK LOW SINGLE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
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CVE References

Description Tags Link
WordPress: Authenticated Object Injection in Multisites · Advisory · WordPress/wordpress-develop · GitHub github.com
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URL Logo CONFIRM github.com/WordPress/wordpress-develop/security/advisories/GHSA-jmmq-m8p8-332h
[SECURITY] [DLA 2884-1] wordpress security update lists.debian.org
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URL Logo MLIST [debian-lts-announce] 20220123 [SECURITY] [DLA 2884-1] wordpress security update
[SECURITY] Fedora 34 Update: wordpress-5.8.3-1.fc34 - package-announce - Fedora Mailing-Lists lists.fedoraproject.org
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URL Logo FEDORA FEDORA-2022-e37e1e6c7a
Debian -- Security Information -- DSA-5039-1 wordpress www.debian.org
Depreciated Link
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URL Logo DEBIAN DSA-5039
News – WordPress 5.8.3 Security Release – WordPress.org wordpress.org
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URL Logo MISC wordpress.org/news/2022/01/wordpress-5-8-3-security-release/
[SECURITY] Fedora 35 Update: wordpress-5.8.3-1.fc35 - package-announce - Fedora Mailing-Lists lists.fedoraproject.org
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URL Logo FEDORA FEDORA-2022-8472dd59ff

Related QID Numbers

  • 150448 WordPress Multiple Vulnerabilities : Security Update 5.8.3 (CVE-2022-21661,CVE-2022-21662,CVE-2022-21663)
  • 178992 Debian Security Update for wordpress (DSA 5039-1)
  • 179020 Debian Security Update for wordpress (DLA 2884-1)
  • 282249 Fedora Security Update for wordpress (FEDORA-2022-e37e1e6c7a)
  • 282250 Fedora Security Update for wordpress (FEDORA-2022-8472dd59ff)
  • 730330 WordPress Prior to 3.7.37 and 5.8.3 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
Operating
System
DebianDebian Linux10.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
DebianDebian Linux11.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
DebianDebian Linux9.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
FedoraprojectFedora34AllAllAll
Operating
System
FedoraprojectFedora35AllAllAll
ApplicationWordpressWordpressAllAllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:10.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:11.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:fedoraproject:fedora:34:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:fedoraproject:fedora:35:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:wordpress:wordpress:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:

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