WordPress WP Clone by WP Academy Plugin ZeroClipboard
WordPress WP Clone by WP Academy Plugin ZeroClipboard Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
Release Date : 2013-03-12
Criticality level : Less critical
Impact: Cross Site Scripting
Where : From remote
Solution Status : Vendor Patch
Software: WordPress WP Clone by WP Academy Plugin 2.x
Henri Salo has discovered a vulnerability in the WP Clone by WP Academy plugin for WordPress, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct cross-site scripting attacks.
Input passed via the "id" parameter to wp-content/plugins/wp-clone-by-wp-academy/lib/js/ZeroClipboard.swf is not properly sanitised before being returned to the user. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's browser session in context of an affected site.
The vulnerability is confirmed in version 2.1.1. Prior versions may also be affected.
Update to version 2.1.2.
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