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computer vulnerability 13615

WordPress Video Metabox: Cross Site Scripting

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Scripting of WordPress Video Metabox, in order to execute JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
Impacted products: WordPress Plugins.
Severity: 2/4.
Creation date: 17/10/2013.
Identifiers: BID-63172, VIGILANCE-VUL-13615.

Description of the vulnerability

The WordPress Video Metabox plugin is used to add a video on a web service.

However, it does not filter received data before inserting them in generated HTML documents.

An attacker can therefore trigger a Cross Site Scripting of WordPress Video Metabox, in order to execute JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
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