WordPress All-in-One Event Calendar Plugin Multiple Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities

2012-04-12T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310103463
Type openvas
Reporter This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2019-12-05T00:00:00

Description

All-in-One Event Calendar plugin for WordPress is prone to multiple cross-site scripting vulnerabilities because it fails to properly sanitize user-supplied input.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
#
# WordPress All-in-One Event Calendar Plugin Multiple Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
#
# Authors:
# Michael Meyer <michael.meyer@greenbone.net>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (c) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH
#
# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
# modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License
# as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2
# of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
# but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  See the
# GNU General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
# Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.
###############################################################################

CPE = "cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress";

if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.103463");
  script_bugtraq_id(52986);
  script_cve_id("CVE-2012-1835");
  script_version("2019-12-05T15:10:00+0000");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"4.3");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N");
  script_name("WordPress All-in-One Event Calendar Plugin Multiple Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities");

  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/52986");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://theseednetwork.com/services/websites-and-software/software/all-in-one-event-calendar-wordpress/");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"https://www.htbridge.com/advisory/HTB23082");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/522292");

  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"2019-12-05 15:10:00 +0000 (Thu, 05 Dec 2019)");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2012-04-12 10:32:26 +0200 (Thu, 12 Apr 2012)");
  script_category(ACT_ATTACK);
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"remote_vul");
  script_family("Web application abuses");
  script_copyright("This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_dependencies("secpod_wordpress_detect_900182.nasl");
  script_require_ports("Services/www", 80);
  script_mandatory_keys("wordpress/installed");
  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"All-in-One Event Calendar plugin for WordPress is prone to multiple
cross-site scripting vulnerabilities because it fails to properly
sanitize user-supplied input.");

  script_tag(name:"impact", value:"An attacker may leverage these issues to execute arbitrary script code
in the browser of an unsuspecting user in the context of the affected
site. This may let the attacker steal cookie-based authentication
credentials and launch other attacks.");

  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"All-in-One Event Calendar 1.4 is vulnerable, other prior versions may
also be affected.");

  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"No known solution was made available for at least one year since the
disclosure of this vulnerability. Likely none will be provided anymore. General solution options are to
upgrade to a newer release, disable respective features, remove the product or replace the product by another one.");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"WillNotFix");
  exit(0);
}

include("http_func.inc");
include("host_details.inc");
include("http_keepalive.inc");

if(!port = get_app_port(cpe:CPE))exit(0);
if(!dir = get_app_location(cpe:CPE, port:port))exit(0);

url = string(dir, "/wp-content/plugins/all-in-one-event-calendar/app/view/save_successful.php?msg=<script>alert(/xss-test/);</script>");
if(http_vuln_check(port:port, url:url,pattern:"<script>alert\(/xss-test/\);</script>",check_header:TRUE)) {
  security_message(port:port);
  exit(0);
}

exit(0);