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Vulnerability of WordPress NewStatPress: Cross Site Scripting of Referer

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a persistent Cross Site Scripting in Referer of WordPress NewStatPress, in order to execute JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
Impacted products: WordPress Plugins ~ not comprehensive.
Severity of this bulletin: 2/4.
Creation date: 01/07/2015.
Références of this threat: g0blin-00057, VIGILANCE-VUL-17277.

Description of the vulnerability 

The NewStatPress plugin can be installed on WordPress.

However, it does not filter data received from the HTTP header "Referer" before storing them then inserting them in generated HTML documents.

An attacker can therefore trigger a persistent Cross Site Scripting in Referer of WordPress NewStatPress, in order to execute JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
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This threat impacts software or systems such as WordPress Plugins ~ not comprehensive.

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

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, 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 cybersecurity bulletin.

Solutions for this threat 

WordPress NewStatPress: version 1.0.5.
The version 1.0.5 is fixed:
  https://downloads.wordpress.org/plugin/newstatpress.1.0.5.zip
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