Pie Register plugin for WordPress wp-login.php cross-site scripting
|pieregister-wplogin-xss (85604)||Medium Risk|
Pie Register plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the wp-login.php script. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the pass1 and pass2 parameters 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 Pie Register plugin for WordPress (1.31 or later), available from the Pie Register plugin for WordPress Web site. See References.
- Pie Register plugin for WordPress Web site: WordPress ¿ Support » Security Issue: Web Application Cross Site Scripting.
- WordPress Plugin Directory: Web Application Cross Site Scripting.
- BID-61140: WordPress Pie Register Plugin 'wp-login.php' Multiple Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2013-4954: Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in wp-login.php in the Genetech Solutions Pie-Register plugin before 1.31 for WordPress, when Allow New Registrations to set their own Password is enabled, allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) pass1 or (2) pass2 parameter in a register action. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.
- SA54123: WordPress Pie Register Plugin Two Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
- WordPress Pie Register plugin for WordPress 1.30
- WordPress WordPress
Jul 10, 2013
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