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WordPress Ninja Forms: open redirect
Synthesis of the vulnerability
An attacker can deceive the user of WordPress Ninja Forms, in order to redirect him to a malicious site.
Vulnerable software: WordPress Plugins ~ not comprehensive.
Severity of this announce: 1/4.
Consequences of an intrusion: user access/rights, data reading.
Attacker's origin: internet client.
Creation date: 04/12/2018.
Références of this computer vulnerability: CVE-2018-19796, VIGILANCE-VUL-27943.
Description of the vulnerability
The Ninja Forms plugin can be installed on WordPress.
However, the web service accepts to redirect the victim with no warning, to an external site indicated by the attacker.
An attacker can therefore deceive the user of WordPress Ninja Forms, in order to redirect him to a malicious site.
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