WordPress CformsII Plugin 11.5 / 13.1 - Multiple Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities

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Software
CformsII
Versions
11.5, 13.1, 13.0, 11.7, 12.2, 12.1, 12.0, 11.9, 11.8, 11.6
Disclosure date
2010-11-01
CVE
CVE-2010-3977
References
Credits
Classification
Cross Site Scripting (XSS)
OWASP Top 10
A3: Cross Site Scripting (XSS)

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Details

CformsII plugin is prone to a cross-site scripting vulnerability. It fails to properly clean up user-supplied input. An attacker may execute arbitrary script code in the browser of an user in the context of the affected site. In this way the attacker can steal cookie-based authentication credentials. Other attacks are also possible.

Solution

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