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Web Attack: WordPress REST API Content Injection

Severity: High

This attack could pose a serious security threat. You should take immediate action to stop any damage or prevent further damage from happening.

Description

This signature detects attempts to exploit a content injection vulnerability in WordPress.

Additional Information

WordPress is prone to a content injection vulnerability that can lead to modification of existing page through REST API.

Affected

  • WordPress 4.7.0, 4.7.1

Response


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