Twitter Feed for WordPress Plugin 'url' Parameter XSS

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote web server hosts a PHP script that is prone to a cross-
site scripting attack.

Description :

The version of the Twitter Feed for WordPress plugin installed on the
remote host does not sanitize input to the 'url' parameter of the
'magpie/scripts/magpie_debug.php' script before using it to generate
dynamic HTML.

An attacker can leverage this issue to inject arbitrary HTML or script
code into a user's browser to be executed within the security context
of the affected site.

Solution :

Upgrade to version 1.0 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 51096 ()

Bugtraq ID: 45294

CVE ID: CVE-2010-4825