wp-plugin : cbi-referral-manager

Plugin Details
Plugin Name: wp-plugin : cbi-referral-manager
Effected Version : 1.2.1 (and most probably lower version's if any)
Vulnerability : Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)
Identified by : prajalkulkarni
WPScan Reference URL

Technical Details
Minimum Level of Access Required : Unauthenticated
PoC - (Proof of Concept) :



Disclosure Timeline
Vendor Contacted : 2013-12-16
Plugin Status : Updated on 2014-01-11
Public Disclosure : May 25, 2014
CVE Number : CVE-2014-4517
Plugin Description :
[| This plugin implements a site link list in the sidebar page area. The list is sorted and filtered by the number of visitors sent from each particular link owner as well as relevance from matching keywords. The list can be limited to a number of results. Visitors can submit their site to the list and receive an affiliate link to place in their site. New site submissions must be approved in the admin page. This plugin will create a set of database tables to store unique visitors IP addresses, affiliate details and affiliate traffic details. Version: 1.2.1 Admin network sites now has searching and next/prev pages for available sites to add. Version: 1.2.0 Admin cleanup. Preliminary support for global affiliate network. All approved sites are added to a global site repository that is available to all referral manager plugin users to add to their site. Version: 1.1.1 Improves the ranking sorting with post title, body and category as well as new bullets to the links displayed. Version: 1.1.0 Links are now ranked by relevance from keywords in visible post and the amount of traffic the site brings. Aesthetic cleanup. Version: 1.0.2 Fixes a bug in the reffered.php file so that it loads the main site if the landing page is not set. Version: 1.0.1 Cleans up the admin tools and includes an edit link function ]