WordPress Quotes And Tips 1.19 Cross Site Scripting

2015-12-17T00:00:00
ID PACKETSTORM:134918
Type packetstorm
Reporter Madhu Akula
Modified 2015-12-17T00:00:00

Description

                                        
                                            `Plugin Name : Quotes and Tips  
  
Effected Version : 1.19 (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) :  
  
The following fields put the payload as below  
  
http://localhost/wp-admin/admin.php?page=quotes-and-tips.php  
  
qtsndtps_tip_label = “><script>alert(1)</script>  
qtsndtps_quote_label = “><script>alert(2)</script>  
Vulnerable Parameter : qtsndtps_tip_label, qtsndtps_quote_label  
  
Type of XSS : Stored  
  
Fixed in : 1.20  
  
http://wordpress.org/plugins/quotes-and-tips/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 :  
  
This plugin allows you to create and publish quotes of your customers about your work and helpful tips for the website visitors. Imagine that now on now your satisfied customers will help to promote business. Moreover, it is very simple in using.  
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