Traffic Analyzer Plugin for WordPress 'ta_loaded.js.php' 'aoid' Parameter XSS

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 66176

Synopsis

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

Description

The version of the Traffic Analyzer plugin for WordPress installed on the remote host fails to properly sanitize user-supplied input to the 'aoid' parameter of the 'ta_loaded.js.php' script before using it to generate dynamic HTML output. An attacker can leverage this issue to inject arbitrary HTML and script code into a user's browser to be executed within the security context of the affected site.

Solution

Upgrade to version 3.4.0 or later.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?d6a440c9

https://wordpress.org/plugins/trafficanalyzer/#changelog

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 66176

File Name: wordpress_traffic_analyzer_aoid_xss.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: remote

Published: 2013/04/22

Updated: 2019/11/27

Dependencies: 18297

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:wordpress:wordpress

Required KB Items: installed_sw/WordPress, www/PHP

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Patch Publication Date: 2013/07/14

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/04/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-3526

BID: 58948

CWE: 20, 74, 79, 442, 629, 711, 712, 722, 725, 750, 751, 800, 801, 809, 811, 864, 900, 928, 931, 990