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Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) in BackWPup WordPress Plugin
|Product:||BackWPup WordPress Plugin|
|Vulnerable Versions:||3.0.12 and probably prior|
|Advisory Publication:||June 19, 2013 [without technical details]|
|Vendor Notification:||June 19, 2013|
|Vendor Fix:||August 12, 2013|
|Public Disclosure:||August 21, 2013|
|Latest Update:||August 13, 2013|
|Vulnerability Type:||Cross-Site Scripting [CWE-79]|
|CVSSv2 Base Score:||2.6 (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)|
|Solution Status:||Fixed by Vendor|
|Discovered and Provided:||High-Tech Bridge Security Research Lab|
High-Tech Bridge Security Research Lab discovered XSS vulnerability in BackWPup WordPress Plugin, which can be exploited to perform cross-site scripting attacks against administrator of vulnerable application.
|Upgrade to BackWPup 3.0.13|
| High-Tech Bridge Advisory HTB23161 - https://www.htbridge.com/advisory/HTB23161 - Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) in BackWPup WordPress Plugin.|
 BackWPup WordPress Plugin - http://wordpress.org/plugins/backwpup/ - BackWPup is the All-in-One backup solution for WordPress.
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