CVE-2017-6814 log

Severity Medium
Remote Yes
Type Cross-site scripting
An authenticated cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability has been discovered in WordPress before 4.7.3 via Media File Metadata. This is demonstrated by both (1) mishandling of the playlist shortcode in the wp_playlist_shortcode function in wp-includes/media.php and (2) mishandling of meta information in the renderTracks function in wp-includes/js/mediaelement/wp-playlist.js.
Group Package Affected Fixed Severity Status Ticket
AVG-202 wordpress 4.7.2-1 4.7.3-1 Medium Fixed
Date Advisory Group Package Severity Type
16 Mar 2017 ASA-201703-14 AVG-202 wordpress Medium multiple issues