Stored XSS in WP Photo Album Plus WordPress Plugin
|Product:||WP Photo Album Plus WordPress Plugin|
|Vulnerable Versions:||6.1.2 and probably prior|
|Advisory Publication:||April 29, 2015 [without technical details]|
|Vendor Notification:||April 29, 2015|
|Vendor Fix:||April 29, 2015|
|Public Disclosure:||May 20, 2015|
|Vulnerability Type:||Cross-Site Scripting [CWE-79]|
|CVSSv2 Base Score:||5 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)|
|Solution Status:||Fixed by Vendor|
|Discovered and Provided:||High-Tech Bridge Security Research Lab|
High-Tech Bridge Security Research Lab discovered stored XSS vulnerability in WP Photo Album Plus WordPress plugin, which can be exploited to perform Cross-Site Scripting attacks against administrators of vulnerable WordPress installation. An attacker might be able to hijack administrator’s session and obtain full control over the vulnerable website.
|Update to WP Photo Album Plus 6.1.3|
| High-Tech Bridge Advisory HTB23257 - https://www.immuniweb.com/advisory/HTB23257 - Stored Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) in WP Photo Album Plus WordPress Plugin.|
 WP Photo Album Plus WordPress plugin - https://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-photo-album-plus/ - This plugin is designed to easily manage and display your photos, photo albums, slideshows and videos in a single as well as in a network WP site.
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