Contact Form by FormGet < 5.3.1 - Authenticated Stored Cross-Site Scripting

7.4
Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')
CVSS 7.4 (High)
Publicly Published March 7, 2015
Last Updated January 22, 2024
Researcher James Hooker - g0blin Research

Description

The Contact Form by FormGet plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Stored Cross-Site Scripting via the ‘value’ parameter in versions before 5.3.1 due to insufficient input sanitization and output escaping. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers to inject arbitrary web scripts in pages that will execute whenever a user accesses an injected page.

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1 affected software package

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug formget-contact-form (view on wordpress.org)
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 5.3.1, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • < 5.3.1
Patched Version
  • 5.3.1

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