|Publicly Published||May 9, 2023|
|Last Updated||May 11, 2023|
The StopBadBots plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Stored Cross-Site Scripting via admin settings in versions up to, and including, 7.31 due to insufficient input sanitization and output escaping. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers, with administrator-level access and above, to inject arbitrary web scripts in pages that will execute whenever a user accesses an injected page. This only impacts multi-site installations and installations where unfiltered_html has been disabled.
|Software Slug||stopbadbots (view on wordpress.org)|
|Remediation||Update to version 7.32, or a newer patched version|
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