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computer vulnerability alert 14256

WordPress dzs-videogallery: Cross Site Scripting

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Scripting of WordPress dzs-videogallery, in order to execute JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
Impacted products: WordPress Plugins ~ not comprehensive.
Severity: 2/4.
Creation date: 13/02/2014.
Identifiers: BID-65526, VIGILANCE-VUL-14256.

Description of the vulnerability

The dzs-videogallery plugin can be installed on WordPress.

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 dzs-videogallery, in order to execute JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
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