HackDig : Dig high-quality web security articles for hackers

WordPress audio playlist functionality is affected by Cross-Site Scripting

2017-03-08 06:15

------------------------------------------------------------------------
WordPress audio playlist functionality is affected by Cross-Site
Scripting
------------------------------------------------------------------------
Yorick Koster, July 2016

------------------------------------------------------------------------
Abstract
------------------------------------------------------------------------
Two Cross-Site Scripting vulnerabilities exists in the playlist
functionality of WordPress. These issues can be exploited by convincing
an Editor or Administrator into uploading a malicious MP3 file. Once
uploaded the issues can be triggered by a Contributor or higher using
the playlist shortcode.

------------------------------------------------------------------------
OVE ID
------------------------------------------------------------------------
OVE-20160717-0003

------------------------------------------------------------------------
Tested versions
------------------------------------------------------------------------
This issue was successfully tested on the WordPress version 4.5.3.

------------------------------------------------------------------------
Fix
------------------------------------------------------------------------
These issues are resolved in WordPress version 4.7.3.

------------------------------------------------------------------------
Details
------------------------------------------------------------------------
https://sumofpwn.nl/advisory/2016/wordpress_audio_playlist_functionality_is_affected_by_cross_site_scripting.html

------------------------------------------------------------------------
Summer of Pwnage (https://sumofpwn.nl) is a Dutch community project. Its
goal is to contribute to the security of popular, widely used OSS
projects in a fun and educational way.

_______________________________________________
Sent through the Full Disclosure mailing list
https://nmap.org/mailman/listinfo/fulldisclosure
Web Archives & RSS: http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/


Source: 41/raM/7102/erusolcsidlluf/gro.stsilces

Read:2941 | Comments:0 | Tags:No Tag

“WordPress audio playlist functionality is affected by Cross-Site Scripting”0 Comments

Submit A Comment

Name:

Email:

Blog :

Verification Code:

Tools

Tag Cloud