Wordfence Plugin for WordPress email Parameter XSS

This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote web server hosts a PHP script that is affected by a cross-
site scripting vulnerability.

Description :

The version of the Wordfence plugin for WordPress installed on the
remote host fails to properly sanitize user-supplied input to the
'email' parameter of its' lib/wordfenceClass.php' script. An attacker
may be able to leverage this to inject arbitrary HTML and script code
into a user's browser to be executed within the security context of the
affected site.

See also :

http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2012/Oct/139
http://www.wordfence.com/forums/topic/3-3-7-released/

Solution :

Upgrade to version 3.3.7 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 : 3.6
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 63064 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56159

CVE ID: