wp-plugin : video-posts-webcam-recorder – A3-Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)


Plugin Details


Plugin Name : video-posts-webcam-recorder


Effected Version : 1.55.4 (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/video-posts-webcam-recorder/posts/videowhisper/r_logout.php?message=message’>// &


Vulnerable Parameter : message


Trac Log : https://plugins.trac.wordpress.org/changeset?sfp_email=&sfph_mail=&reponame=&new=839990%40video-posts-webcam-recorder&old=686450%40video-posts-webcam-recorder&sfp_email=&sfph_mail=


Disclosure Timeline


Vendor Contacted : 2014-01-15

Plugin Status : Updated on 2014-01-27
Public Disclosure : June 12, 2014
CVE Number : CVE-2014-4568

Plugin Description :
The Video Posts Webcam Recorder allows the WordPress administrators and authors to record and insert videos in their posts.
Supports playback with JwPlayer plugin.

Special requirements: This plugin has requirements beyond regular WordPress hosting specifications: a RTMP host is needed for persistent connections to manage live interactions and streaming (Wowza recommended). More details about this, including solutions are provided on the Installation section pages.

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