WordPress Videox7 UGC Plugin 2.5.3.2 - Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability

videox7-ugc

Software
Videox7 UGC
Versions
<= 2.5.3.2
Disclosure date
2011-01-25
CVE
CVE-N/A
References
Credits
Classification
Cross Site Scripting (XSS)
OWASP Top 10
A3: Cross Site Scripting (XSS)

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Details

This WordPress Videox7 UGC plugin's "listid" parameter 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

Update the plugin.

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