WP SlimStat <= 3.9.2 - Stored Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)



Description
WP-SlimStat Plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Stored Cross-Site Scripting
 
An attacker may leverage this issue to execute arbitrary script code in the browser of an unsuspecting user in the context of the affected site. This may help the attacker steal cookie-based authentication credentials of the web site administrator and launch other attacks.
 
This issue affects WP-SlimStat Plugin 3.9.2; other Old versions may also be vulnerable. 

Sample Payload:

http://www.example.com/wordpress/?cat=1"><script>alert(333)</script>

http://www.example.com/wordpress/wp-admin/admin.php?page=wp-slim-view-5

Affects Plugin

fixed in version 3.9.3

References

CVE 2015-1204
URL https://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-slimstat/changelog/

Classification

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

Miscellaneous

Submitter youssef bencharhi
Views 4128
Verified No
WPVDB ID 7768

Timeline

Publicly Published 2015-01-25 (over 4 years ago)
Added 2015-01-23 (over 4 years ago)
Last Updated 2015-12-20 (almost 4 years ago)

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