WP SimpleMail <= 1.0.6 - Cross-Site Scripting

Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')
CVE CVE-2012-2579
CVSS 6.1 (Medium)
Publicly Published August 8, 2012
Last Updated August 8, 2022
Researcher loneferret


Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in the WP SimpleMail plugin 1.0.6 for WordPress allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) To, (2) From, (3) Date, or (4) Subject field of an email.



Vulnerability Details for WP SimpleMail

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug wp-simplemail (view on wordpress.org)
Patched? No
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.
Affected Version
  • <= 1.0.6

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