Easy Digital Downloads Recount Earnings Extension up to 2.3.6 on WordPress add_query_arg cross site scripting

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A vulnerability was found in Easy Digital Downloads Recount Earnings Extension up to 2.3.6 on WordPress (WordPress Plugin) and classified as problematic. This issue affects some unknown processing. The manipulation of the argument add_query_arg with an unknown input leads to a cross site scripting vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-79. The product does not neutralize or incorrectly neutralizes user-controllable input before it is placed in output that is used as a web page that is served to other users. Impacted is integrity. The summary by CVE is:

The Easy Digital Downloads (EDD) Recount Earnings extension for WordPress, as used with EDD 1.8.x before 1.8.7, 1.9.x before 1.9.10, 2.0.x before 2.0.5, 2.1.x before 2.1.11, 2.2.x before 2.2.9, and 2.3.x before 2.3.7, has XSS because add_query_arg is misused.

The weakness was shared 10/23/2019. The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2015-9524 since 10/14/2019. The attack may be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is needed for a successful exploitation. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. Technical details of the vulnerability are known, but there is no available exploit. The attack technique deployed by this issue is T1059.007 according to MITRE ATT&CK.

Upgrading to version 1.8.7, 1.9.10, 2.0.5, 2.1.11, 2.2.9 or 2.3.7 eliminates this vulnerability.

The entries VDB-144062, VDB-144063, VDB-144064 and VDB-144065 are related to this item.






CPE 2.3info

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Class: Cross site scripting
CWE: CWE-79 / CWE-74 / CWE-707

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Upgrade: Recount Earnings Extension 1.8.7/1.9.10/2.0.5/2.1.11/2.2.9/2.3.7


10/14/2019 🔍
10/23/2019 +9 days 🔍
10/24/2019 +1 days 🔍
01/17/2024 +1546 days 🔍


Advisory: web.archive.org
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2015-9524 (🔍)
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Created: 10/24/2019 12:02 PM
Updated: 01/17/2024 06:02 PM
Changes: 10/24/2019 12:02 PM (38), 10/24/2019 12:07 PM (18), 01/17/2024 06:02 PM (4)
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