Broken Link Checker 1.10.1 - Authenticated Stored XSS

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Description
On the "Settings > Link Checker > Which Links To Check" screen, the input field 'exclusion_list' is saved without any validation. Malicious JavaScript can be injected.

Screenshots:
http://imgur.com/PsvPQRy
http://imgur.com/nH6GdVN

Affects

Plugin broken-link-checker
fixed in version 1.10.2

References

URL https://wordpress.org/plugins/broken-link-checker/changelog/

Classification

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

Miscellaneous

Submitter SecuBeastTeam
Views 147
Verified No
WPVDB ID 7707

Timeline

Added 2014-12-04 (about 2 years ago)
Last Updated 2015-05-15 (over 1 year ago)

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