wp-plugin : google-map-generator – A3-Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)


Plugin Details


Plugin Name : google-map-generator


Effected Version : 1.3.1 (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) :



Vulnerable Parameter : address


Type of XSS : Reflected


Disclosure Timeline


Vendor Contacted : 2014-01-05

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

Plugin Description :
Using this plugin you can embed google map inside the post or link google map with a link as a popup. example: embed google map {gmap|address|width|height} , popup google map <a href="{gmap_link|address|width|height}">Link Label</a> .

eaxmple: {gmap|Athens, Greece|400|200}
<a href="{gmap_link|Athens, Greece|400|200}">Map of Athens, Greece</a>

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