WordPress Plugin Job Manager 0.7.22 - Persistent Cross-Site Scripting

EDB-ID:

37738




Platform:

PHP

Date:

2015-08-07


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Job Manager Persistent XSS

Details
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Product: Job Manager Plugin For Wordpress
Vendor-URL: www.wp-jobmanager.com
CVE-ID: CVE-2015-2321


Credits
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Discovered by: Owais Mehtab


Affected Products:
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Job Manager Plugin <= 0.7.22

Description
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"Job Manager Plugin For Wordpress"

More Details
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A persistent Cross site scripting (XSS) in Job Manager Plugin has been discovered,
the plugin's email field was not sanitized thus the vulnerability can be easily 
exploited and can be used to steal cookies,perform phishing attacks and other various 
attacks compromising the security of a user.

Proof of Concept
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Click on the "send through your résume" and set the below vector in email field

'"><img src=x onerror=prompt(document.cookie);>

Now click on initiate chat 

PoC Video
https://www.dropbox.com/s/i8cuf15hbdf5tmu/jobmanager-xss.mp4