Cross-site scripting in Quizlord plugin for WordPress



Published: 2022-11-28
Risk Low
Patch available NO
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2022-4112
CWE-ID CWE-79
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
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Vendor Nahapet N. (VMS Studio)

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.

1) Cross-site scripting

EUVDB-ID: #VU69641

Risk: Low

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2022-4112

CWE-ID: CWE-79 - Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')

Exploit availability: No

Description

The disclosed vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks.

The vulnerability exists due to insufficient sanitization of user-supplied data. A remote attacker can trick the victim to follow a specially crafted link and execute arbitrary HTML and script code in user's browser in context of vulnerable website.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to steal potentially sensitive information, change appearance of the web page, perform phishing and drive-by-download attacks.

Mitigation

Cybersecurity Help is currently unaware of any official solution to address this vulnerability.

Vulnerable software versions

Quizlord: 1.0.1 - 2.0


CPE2.3 External links

http://patchstack.com/database/vulnerability/quizlord/wordpress-quizlord-plugin-2-0-auth-stored-cross-site-scripting-xss-vulnerability

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?



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