Cart66 Lite plugin for WordPress admin.php cross-site request forgery

wp-cart66-cve20135977-admin-csrf (87874) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Cart66 Lite plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to cross-site request forgery, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the admin.php script. By persuading an authenticated user to visit a malicious Web site, a remote attacker could send a malformed HTTP request to perform unauthorized actions. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to perform cross-site scripting attacks, Web cache poisoning, and other malicious activities.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 4.3
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: None
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: None
 
Temporal Score: 3.7
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Cross-Site Scripting

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of Cart66 Lite plugin for WordPress (1.5.1.15 or later), available from the WordPress Plugin Directory Web site. See References.

References:

  • BugTraq Mailing List, Fri Oct 11 2013 - 11:37:21 CDT: Wordpress Cart66 Plugin 1.5.1.14 Multiple Vulnerabilities.
  • Offensive Security Exploit Database [10-14-2013]: Wordpress Cart66 Plugin 1.5.1.14 - Multiple Vulnerabilities.
  • Packet Storm Security [10-11-2013]: WordPress Cart66 1.5.1.14 Cross Site Request Forgery / Cross Site Scripting.
  • WordPress Plugin Directory: Cart66 Lite.
  • BID-62975: WordPress Cart66 Lite Plugin CVE-2013-5977 Cross Site Request Forgery Vulnerability
  • CVE-2013-5977: Cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability in Cart66Product.php in the Cart66 Lite plugin before 1.5.1.15 for WordPress allows remote attackers to hijack the authentication of administrators for requests that (1) create or modify products or conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks via the (2) Product name or (3) Price description field in a product save action via a request to wp-admin/admin.php.
  • OSVDB ID: 98352: Cart66 Plugin for WordPress admin.php cart66-products Page Product Manipulation CSRF
  • SA55265: WordPress Cart66 Lite Plugin Cross-Site Request Forgery Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • WordPress Cart66 Lite plugin for WordPress 1.5.1.14
  • WordPress WordPress

Reported:

Oct 11, 2013

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