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) :



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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