MailUp plugin for WordPress ajax.functions.php security bypass
|mailup-ajaxfunctions-security-bypass (82847)||Medium Risk|
MailUp plugin for WordPress could allow a remote attacker to bypass security restrictions, caused by improper restrictions to certain ajax function calls in the ajax.functions.php script. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to bypass security restrictions and gain unauthorized access to the vulnerable application.
No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.
- MailUp plugin for WordPress Web Site: MailUp.
- WordPress Plugin Directory: WP-Mailup.
- BID-58467: WordPress MailUp Plugin Security Bypass Vulnerability
- CVE-2013-0731: ajax.functions.php in the MailUp plugin before 1.3.3 for WordPress does not properly restrict access to unspecified Ajax functions, which allows remote attackers to modify plugin settings and conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks by setting the wordpress_logged_in cookie. NOTE: this is due to an incomplete fix for a similar issue that was fixed in 1.3.2.
- SA51917: WordPress MailUp Plugin Ajax Functions Security Bypass
- WordPress MailUp plugin for WordPress 1.3.2
- WordPress WordPress
Mar 14, 2013
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