Translate WordPress with GTranslate <= 2.9.6 - Reflected Cross-Site Scripting

Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')
CVE CVE-2021-25103
CVSS 4.7 (Medium)
Publicly Published January 10, 2022
Last Updated December 5, 2022
Researcher ZhongFu Su


The Translate WordPress with GTranslate WordPress plugin before 2.9.7 does not sanitise and escape the body parameter in the url_addon/gtranslate-email.php file before outputting it back in the page, leading to a Reflected Cross-Site Scripting issue. Note: exploitation of the issue requires knowledge of the NONCE_SALT and NONCE_KEY



Vulnerability Details for Translate WordPress with GTranslate

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug gtranslate (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 2.9.7, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • < 2.9.7
Patched Version
  • 2.9.7

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