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vulnerability CVE-2018-0547

WordPress Import any XML or CSV File to WordPress: Cross Site Scripting

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Scripting of WordPress Import any XML or CSV File to WordPress, in order to run JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
Vulnerable products: WordPress Plugins ~ not comprehensive.
Severity of this weakness: 2/4.
Consequences of an attack: client access/rights.
Hacker's origin: document.
Creation date: 08/03/2018.
Références of this bulletin: CVE-2018-0547, JVN#60032768, VIGILANCE-VUL-25500.

Description of the vulnerability

The Import any XML or CSV File to WordPress 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 Import any XML or CSV File to WordPress, in order to run JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
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