Vulnerability CVE-2015-1879


Published: 2015-02-19   Modified: 2015-02-20

Description:
Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the Google Doc Embedder plugin before 2.5.19 for WordPress allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the profile parameter in an edit action in the gde-settings page to wp-admin/options-general.php.

Type:

CWE-79

(Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting'))

Vendor: Google doc embedder
Product: Google doc embedder 
Version: 2.5.18;

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
4.3/10
2.9/10
8.6/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Medium
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
None
Partial
None

 References:
https://wordpress.org/plugins/google-document-embedder/changelog/
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72547
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/130309/WordPress-Google-Doc-Embedder-2.5.18-Cross-Site-Scripting.html

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