WordPress WP DSGVO Tools Plugin < 2.2.19 XSS Vulnerability

Published: 2019-09-11 12:10:56
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N

Detection Type:
Remote Banner

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Summary:
The WordPress plugin WP DSGVO Tools is prone to a cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
The vulnerability is exploitable via wp-admin/admin-ajax.php?action=admin-common-settings&admin_email=.

Impact:
Successful exploitation would allow an authenticated attacker to inject arbitrary HTML and JavaScript into the site.

Affected Versions:
WordPress WP DSGVO Tools plugin through version 2.2.18.

Recommendations:
Update to version 2.2.19 or later.

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-15777

CVE Analysis

https://www.mageni.net/cve/CVE-2019-15777

References:

https://wpvulndb.com/vulnerabilities/9850
https://www.pluginvulnerabilities.com/2019/08/22/gdpr-plugins-for-wordpress-continue-to-be-insecure/
https://wordpress.org/plugins/shapepress-dsgvo/#developers

Severity
Low
CVSS Score
3.5
Published
2019-09-11
Modified
2019-09-11
Category
Web application abuses

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