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vulnerability announce 22752

WordPress LayerSlider: Cross Site Request Forgery

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Request Forgery of WordPress LayerSlider, in order to force the victim to perform operations.
Impacted products: WordPress Plugins ~ not comprehensive.
Severity: 2/4.
Creation date: 17/05/2017.
Identifiers: VIGILANCE-VUL-22752.

Description of the vulnerability

The LayerSlider 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 LayerSlider, in order to force the victim to perform operations.
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