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XSS in WordPress

Vulnerability: XSS in WordPress WP e-Commerce Predicitive Search

Danger: Low
Patch: Yes
Number of vulnerabilities: 1

Vector of operation: Remote
Impact: Cross Site Scripting

Affected products: WordPress WP e-Commerce Predictive Search Plugin 1.x

Affected versions: WordPress WP e-Commerce Predicitive Search 1.1.1, possibly earlier.


The vulnerability allows malicious people to conduct XSS attacks.

The vulnerability is caused due to insufficient input validation in the parameter “rs” in the script index.php (when the parameter “page_id” is intellectual search page). This can be exploited to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user’s browser session in context of an affected site. (more…)