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<em style='font-weight:bold;'>(Description Provided by <a href="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2009-2431" target="_blank">CVE</a>)</em> : WordPress 2.7.1 places the username of a post's author in an HTML comment, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information by reading the HTML source.
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Upgrade to version 2.8.1 RC1 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.
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