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WordPress cformsII Plugin "rs" Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability

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Release Date:  2010-11-01    Last Update:  2012-02-20    Views:  3,708

Secunia Advisory SA42006

Where:

From remote

Impact:

Cross Site Scripting

Solution Status:

Unpatched

CVE Reference(s):

Description


Wagner Elias has discovered a vulnerability in the cformsII plugin for WordPress, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct cross-site scripting attacks.

Input passed to the "rs" parameter in wp-content/plugins/cforms/lib_ajax.php is not properly sanitised before being returned to the user. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's browser session in context of an affected site.

The vulnerability is confirmed in version 11.5. Other versions may also be affected.


Solution:
Upgrade to version 13.2.

Provided and/or discovered by:
Wagner Elias, Conviso IT Security.

Original Advisory:
http://www.conviso.com.br/security-advisory-cform-wordpress-plugin-v-11-cve-2010-3977/

Deep Links:
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