|Publicly Published||February 17, 2023|
|Last Updated||February 20, 2023|
The Simple PDF Viewer plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Stored Cross-Site Scripting via the googlepdf shortcode in versions up to, and including, 1.9 due to insufficient input sanitization and output escaping. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers, with contributor-level permissions, to inject arbitrary web scripts in pages that will execute whenever a user accesses an injected page.
|Software Slug||simple-pdf-viewer (view on wordpress.org)|
|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.|
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