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computer vulnerability 21225

WordPress Insert Html Snippet: Cross Site Request Forgery

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Request Forgery of WordPress Insert Html Snippet, in order to force the victim to perform operations.
Impacted products: WordPress Plugins ~ not comprehensive.
Severity: 2/4.
Creation date: 29/11/2016.
Identifiers: VIGILANCE-VUL-21225.

Description of the vulnerability

The Insert Html Snippet plugin can be installed on WordPress.

However, the origin of queries is not checked. They can for example originate from an image included in an HTML document.

An attacker can therefore trigger a Cross Site Request Forgery of WordPress Insert Html Snippet, in order to force the victim to perform operations.
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