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Vulnerability of WordPress Simple Page Ordering: Cross Site Scripting of Sort by Order

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Scripting via a link to request a sort in WordPress Simple Page Ordering, in order to execute JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
Vulnerable systems: WordPress Plugins ~ not comprehensive.
Severity of this threat: 2/4.
Creation date: 25/08/2014.
Références of this weakness: VIGILANCE-VUL-15224.

Description of the vulnerability 

The Simple Page Ordering 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 via a link to request a sort in WordPress Simple Page Ordering, in order to execute JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
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This vulnerability alert impacts software or systems such as WordPress Plugins ~ not comprehensive.

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

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer vulnerability.

Solutions for this threat 

WordPress Simple Page Ordering: version 2.2.2.
The version 2.2.2 is fixed:
  http://downloads.wordpress.org/plugin/simple-page-ordering.2.2.2.zip
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