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Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) in WP-Cron Dashboard Wordpress plugin
|Product:||WP-Cron Dashboard Wordpress plugin|
|Vulnerable Versions:||1.1.5 and probably prior|
|Advisory Publication:||December 5, 2013 [without technical details]|
|Vendor Notification:||December 5, 2013|
|Public Disclosure:||December 26, 2013|
|Latest Update:||December 25, 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:||Solution Available|
|Discovered and Provided:||High-Tech Bridge Security Research Lab|
High-Tech Bridge Security Research Lab discovered vulnerability in WP-Cron Dashboard Wordpress plugin, which can be exploited to perform Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) attacks.
|Vendor did not reply to 3 notifications by email, 3 notifications via contact form, 1 notification via twitter, 1 forum thread. Currently we are not aware of any official solution for this vulnerability.|
Unofficial patch was developed by High-Tech Bridge Security Research Lab and is available here: https://www.htbridge.com/advisory/HTB23189-patch.zip
| High-Tech Bridge Advisory HTB23189 - https://www.htbridge.com/advisory/HTB23189 - Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) in WP-Cron Dashboard Wordpress plugin.|
 WP-Cron Dashboard Wordpress plugin - http://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-cron-dashboard/ - WP-Cron Dashboard Display for WordPress.
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