NewStatPress <= 1.0.3 - Unauthenticated Stored Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)

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Description
An insufficient user input validation (of HTTP-Header: "Referer") results in a persistent XSS in the WordPress admin-panel. An attacker may be able to access any cookies, session tokens or other sensitive information retained by the browser and used with that site. 

Affects

Plugin newstatpress
fixed in version 1.0.4

References

URL https://wordpress.org/plugins/newstatpress/changelog/

Classification

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

Miscellaneous

Submitter HSASec
Submitter Website https://www.hsasec.de
Submitter Twitter HSASec
Views 97
Verified No
WPVDB ID 8067

Timeline

Publicly Published 2015-06-30 (over 1 year ago)
Added 2015-06-30 (over 1 year ago)
Last Updated 2015-06-30 (over 1 year ago)

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