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BulletProof Security 53.3 - Security Advisory - Multiple XSS Vulnerabilities



Information
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Advisory by Netsparker
Name: Multiple XSS Vulnerabilities in BulletProof Security
Affected Software : BulletProof Security
Affected Versions: v53.3 and possibly below
Vendor Homepage : https://wordpress.org/plugins/bulletproof-security/
Vulnerability Type : Cross-site Scripting
Severity : Important
Status : Fixed
Netsparker Advisory Reference : NS-16-004

Technical Details
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Proof of Concept URLs for XSS vulnerabilities in BulletProof Security v53.3:

URL /wordpress/wp-admin/admin.php?page=bulletproof-security/admin/security-log/security-log.php
Parameter Name user-agent-ignore
Parameter Type POST
Attack Pattern '"--></style></scRipt><scRipt>alert(0x001E32)</scRipt>

For more information on cross-site scripting vulnerabilities read the
article Cross-site Scripting (XSS).

Advisory Timeline
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15 Mar 2016 - First Contact
23 Mar 2016 - Vendor Fixed
09 May 2016 - Advisory Released

Solution
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Update the plugni.

Credits & Authors
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These issues have been discovered by Omar Kurt while testing
Netsparker Web Application Security Scanner.

About Netsparker
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flaws and vulnerabilities such as SQL Injection and Cross-site
Scripting (XSS) in all websites and web applications, regardless of
the platform and technology they are built on. Netsparker scanning
engine’s unique detection and exploitation techniques allow it to be
dead accurate in reporting vulnerabilities. The Netsparker web
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Onur Yılmaz - National General Manager

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