Google XML Sitemaps <= 4.0.9 - Authenticated Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)



Description
According to the changelog:

4.1.0 (2018-12-18)
- Fixed security issue related to escaping external URLs
- Fixed security issue related to option tags in forms

Affects Plugin

fixed in version 4.1.0

References

CVE 2018-16204
URL https://wordpress.org/plugins/google-sitemap-generator/#developers
URL https://alertas.wpdanger.com/plugins/google-xml-sitemaps-409-xss/
URL http://jvn.jp/en/jp/JVN27052429/index.html

Classification

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

Miscellaneous

Original Researcher takagisan
Submitter Javier Casares
Submitter Website https://www.javiercasares.com/
Submitter Twitter JavierCasares
Views 1664
Verified No
WPVDB ID 9189

Timeline

Publicly Published 2018-12-18 (about 1 month ago)
Added 2019-01-07 (15 days ago)
Last Updated 2019-01-07 (15 days ago)

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