WordPress Download Monitor plugin <= 4.4.6 - Authenticated Reflected Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability

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Software
Download Monitor
Vulnerable Versions
<= 4.4.6
Fixed in version
4.4.7
CVE
CVE-2021-36920
Credits
Classification
Cross Site Scripting (XSS)
OWASP Top 10
A7: Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)
Disclosure Date
2021-10-29
CVSS 3.0 score

4.8

Medium

Requires high role user authentication like admin.

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Details

Authenticated Reflected Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability discovered by Nguy Minh Tuan in WordPress Download Monitor plugin (versions <= 4.4.6).

Solution

Update the WordPress Download Monitor plugin to the latest available version (at least 4.4.7).

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