MonsterInsights – Google Analytics Dashboard for WordPress (Website Stats Made Easy) <= 5.1.2 - Cross-Site Scripting

Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')
CVE CVE-2014-9174
CVSS 3.5 (Low)
Publicly Published November 26, 2014
Last Updated January 16, 2023
Researcher SecuBeastTeam


Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the Google Analytics by Yoast (google-analytics-for-wordpress) plugin before 5.1.3 for WordPress allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the "Manually enter your UA code" (manual_ua_code_field) field in the General Settings.



Vulnerability Details for MonsterInsights – Google Analytics Dashboard for WordPress (Website Stats Made Easy)

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug google-analytics-for-wordpress (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 5.1.3, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 5.1.2
Patched Version
  • 5.1.3

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