|Publicly Published||March 2, 2023|
|Last Updated||March 6, 2023|
The Simple Vimeo Shortcode plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Stored Cross-Site Scripting via the ‘ylwm_vimeo’ shortcode in versions up to, and including, 2.9.1 due to insufficient input sanitization and output escaping. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers with contributor-level access, and above, to inject arbitrary web scripts in pages that will execute whenever a user accesses an injected page.
|Software Slug||the-very-simple-vimeo-shortcode (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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