Social Network Tabs - Social Media API Key Leakage



Description
According to the original researcher:

"The Wordpress Plugin called Social Network Tabs, made by the company Design Chemical, is leaking twice the Twitter access_token, access_token_secret, consumer_key and consumer_secret of their user which is leading to a takeover of their Twitter account."

Affects Plugin

References

CVE 2018-20555
URL https://github.com/fs0c131y/CVE-2018-20555
URL http://www.designchemical.com/blog/index.php/premium-wordpress-plugins/premium-wordpress-plugin-social-network-tabs/
URL https://techcrunch.com/2019/01/17/wordpress-plugin-leaked-twitter-account-access-tokens/

Classification

Type BYPASS

Miscellaneous

Original Researcher @fs0c131y
Submitter Ryan Dewhurst
Submitter Website https://dewhurstsecurity.com/
Submitter Twitter ethicalhack3r
Views 4828
Verified No
WPVDB ID 9204

Timeline

Publicly Published 2019-01-16 (3 months ago)
Added 2019-01-17 (3 months ago)
Last Updated 2019-01-17 (3 months ago)

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