Google Analytics by Yoast <= 5.1.2 Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)

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Description
The value of the input field "manual_ua_code_field" (Analytics > Settings) is saved without any validation. Malicious JavaScript code can be injected. Screenshots: http://imgur.com/4TA6sSe,DFUlAy5#1 http://imgur.com/4TA6sSe,DFUlAy5#0

Affects

Plugin google-analytics-for-wordpress
fixed in version 5.1.3

References

CVE 2014-9174
URL https://twitter.com/yoast/status/537569224307511296
URL http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/99053

Classification

Type XSS
OWASP Top 10 A3: Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)
CWE CWE-79

Miscellaneous

Submitter SecuBeastTeam
Views 418
Verified No
WPVDB ID 7692

Timeline

Added 2014-11-26 (about 2 years ago)
Last Updated 2015-05-15 (over 1 year ago)

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