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WordPress <= 3.9.1 - XSS

Product
WordPress
Description
This vulnerability is in the wp-includes/pluggable.php. It allows remote authenticated administrators to inject arbitrary web script or HTML, and obtain Super Admin privileges, via a crafted avatar URL.
Solution
Update WordPress.
Classification
Type XSS (Cross Site Scripting)
OWASP Top 10 A3: Cross Site Scripting (XSS)
References
CVE Mitre
CVE
Name CVE-2014-5240
Versions
Affected In <= 3.9.1
Fixed In 3.9.2
Disclosure date
2014-08-14