Two vulnerabilities have been reported in the Spider Catalog plugin for WordPress, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct script insertion attacks.
Input passed via the "full_name" and "message_text" POST parameters to front_end_functions.html.php is not properly sanitised in front_end_functions.php before being used. This can be exploited to insert arbitrary HTML and script code, which will be executed in a user's browser session in context of an affected site when the malicious data is being viewed.
The vulnerabilities are reported in version 1.1. Other versions may also be affected.
Solution: No official solution is currently available.
Provided and/or discovered by: Daniel Barragan "D4NB4R"
Original Advisory: http://packetstorm.codar.com.br/1211-exploits/wpcatalog-xss.txt
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Subject: WordPress Spider Catalog Plugin Two Script Insertion Vulnerabilities
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