Awesome Filterable Portfolio <= 1.9.7 - Unauthenticated Stored Cross-Site Scripting

7.2
Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')
CVE CVE-2022-40193
CVSS 7.2 (High)
Publicly Published September 15, 2022
Last Updated September 15, 2022
Researcher Ngo Van Thien - Patchstack Alliance

Description

The Awesome Filterable Portfolio plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Stored Cross-Site Scripting in versions up to, and including, 1.9.7 due to insufficient input sanitization and output escaping in several of its functions. This makes it possible for unauthenticated attackers to inject arbitrary web scripts in pages that will execute whenever a user accesses an injected page.

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Vulnerability Details for Awesome Filterable Portfolio

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug awesome-filterable-portfolio (view on wordpress.org)
Patched? No
Remediation No known patch available. Please review the vulnerability's details in depth and employ mitigations based on your organization's risk tolerance. It may be best to uninstall the affected software and find a replacement.
Affected Version
  • <= 1.9.7

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