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vulnerability announce 13622

WordPress wp-image-resizer: Cross Site Scripting

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Scripting of WordPress wp-image-resizer, in order to execute JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
Impacted products: WordPress Plugins ~ not comprehensive.
Severity: 2/4.
Creation date: 18/10/2013.
Identifiers: VIGILANCE-VUL-13622.

Description of the vulnerability

The WordPress wp-image-resizer plugin is used to process images.

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 wp-image-resizer, in order to execute JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
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