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Vulnerability of WordPress Conversionninja: Cross Site Scripting

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Scripting of WordPress Conversionninja, in order to execute JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
Impacted systems: WordPress Plugins ~ not comprehensive.
Severity of this alert: 2/4.
Creation date: 23/05/2014.
Références of this alert: CVE-2014-4017, VIGILANCE-VUL-14795.

Description of the vulnerability 

The Conversionninja 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 Conversionninja, in order to execute JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
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This weakness bulletin impacts software or systems such as WordPress Plugins ~ not comprehensive.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer weakness is medium.

The trust level is of type unique source, with an origin of document.

A proof of concept or an attack tool is available, so your teams have to process this alert. An attacker with a technician ability can exploit this vulnerability announce.

Solutions for this threat 

WordPress Conversionninja: workaround.
A workaround is to disable WordPress Conversionninja.
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