WordPress 3.0-3.9.2 - Unauthenticated Stored Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)



Proof of Concept
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Affects WordPresses

fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0
fixed in version 4.0

References

CVE 2014-9031
URL http://klikki.fi/adv/wordpress.html
URL https://wordpress.org/news/2014/11/wordpress-4-0-1/
URL http://klikki.fi/adv/wordpress_update.html

Classification

Type XSS
OWASP Top 10 A7: Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)
CWE CWE-79

Miscellaneous

Submitter ethicalhack3r
Submitter Website https://dewhurstsecurity.com/
Submitter Twitter ethicalhack3r
Views 10459
Verified No
WPVDB ID 7680

Timeline

Publicly Published 2014-11-20 (almost 5 years ago)
Added 2014-11-20 (almost 5 years ago)
Last Updated 2018-08-29 (about 1 year ago)

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