BackWPup < 3.0.13 - Cross-Site Scripting

Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')
CVE CVE-2013-4626
CVSS 6.1 (Medium)
Publicly Published August 21, 2013
Last Updated January 22, 2024
Researcher High-Tech Bridge Security Research Lab


Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the BackWPup plugin before 3.0.13 for WordPress allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the tab parameter to wp-admin/admin.php.



Vulnerability Details for BackWPup – WordPress Backup Plugin

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug backwpup (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 3.0.13, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • < 3.0.13
Patched Version
  • 3.0.13

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