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Opened 3 years ago

Closed 3 years ago

Last modified 3 years ago

#22861 closed defect (bug) (invalid)

Wordpress 3.5 - Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability — at Version 2

Reported by: shubhammittal01 Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version:
Component: Security Keywords:
Focuses: Cc:

Description (last modified by ocean90)

Hi, My name is Shubham Mittal. I have a bug at new Wordpress (latest version, 3.5). This bug is Cross Site Scripting.

[XSS] New Wp-Post

Exploit Title: CMS Wordpress - XSS Vulnerability
Author : Shubham Mittal
E-mail : upgoingstaar@…
Webpage: http://3ncrypt0r.blogspot.com[[BR]]
Version CMS : Version 3.5 (Last Version)
Category : WebApps / Content Management System (CMS)
Security Risk: Medium Level
Link Downlaod: ​http://www.wordpress.org/
Tested On : Mozilla Firefox + WAMP + Windows 7 64 Bit

[Information Content]
WordPress - Web Publishing Software. ​http://www.wordpress.org/

[Vulnerability Details]


Exploit Report:

  1. Create / Edit Wp-Post

Input "Title Post" with script XSS Code.

  1. http://example.com/wp-admin/post-new.php <---Publish It

  1. View XSS, Alert Box will pop up. http://example.com/?p=xxx <--XSSed



Shubham Mittal

Change History (2)

#1 @ocean90
3 years ago

  • Milestone Awaiting Review deleted
  • Resolution set to invalid
  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Version 3.5 deleted

Administrators and Editors have the unfiltered_html capability and are allowed to do this.

Also, please do not report "security issues" publicly. ​http://codex.wordpress.org/Security_FAQ#Where_do_I_report_security_issues.3F

Duplicate: #19014

Last edited 3 years ago by ocean90 (previous) (diff)

#2 @ocean90
3 years ago

  • Description modified (diff)
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