Sentinel Plugin for WordPress unspecified cross-site scripting
|sentinel-unspecified-xss (71854)||Medium Risk|
Sentinel Plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using a specially-crafted URL to execute script in a victim's Web browser within the security context of the hosting Web site, once the URL is clicked. An attacker could use this vulnerability to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials.
Upgrade to the latest version of Sentinel 1.0.1, available from the Sentinel Web site. See References.
- BoiteAWeb Web Site: Le plugin "WordPress Sentinel" 1.0.1 contient des failles de sécurité de type XSS, CSRF et SQLi » blog.boiteaweb.fr.
- Sentinel Web Site: WordPress ¿ WordPress Sentinel « WordPress Plugins.
- WordPress Web site: WordPress Sentinel.
- BID-51089: Sentinel Plugin for WordPress Cross Site Scripting and Cross Site Request Forgery Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2011-5225: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in wordpress_sentinel.php in the Sentinel plugin 1.0.0 for WordPress allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via unknown vectors.
- OSVDB ID: 77777: Sentinel Plugin for WordPress Dashboard Unspecified XSS
- SA47020: WordPress Sentinel Plugin Cross-Site Scripting and Cross-Site Request Forgery Vulnerabilities
- WordPress Sentinel Plugin 1.0
- WordPress WordPress
Dec 16, 2011
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