TheCartPress plugin for WordPress OptionsPostsList.php cross-site scripting
|thecartpress-optionspostslist-xss (72070)||Medium Risk|
TheCartPress plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the OptionsPostsList.php script. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the tcp_name_post_1 parameter in 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 TheCartPress plugin for WordPress (1.1.6 released after 2011-12-31 or later), available from the WordPress Web site. See References.
- Packetstorm Security Website: WordPress CartPress 1.6 Cross Site Scripting.
- WordPress Web site: WordPress ¿ TheCartPress, eCommerce Shopping Cart « WordPress Plugins.
- BID-51216: WordPress TheCartPress Plugin 'OptionsPostsList.php' Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability
- CVE-2011-5207: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in admin/OptionsPostsList.php in the TheCartPress plugin for WordPress before 1.1.6 before 2011-12-31 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the tcp_name_post_XXXXX parameter.
- OSVDB ID: 78096: TheCartPress Plugin for WordPress admin/OptionsPostsList.php tcp_name_post_1 Parameter XSS
- SA47427: WordPress TheCartPress Plugin "tcp_name_post_1" Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
- WordPress TheCartPress Plugin 1.1.6
- WordPress WordPress
Dec 31, 2011
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