Download Manager Plugin up to 3.2.46 on WordPress file[files][] cross site scripting

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A vulnerability has been found in Download Manager Plugin up to 3.2.46 on WordPress (WordPress Plugin) and classified as problematic. This vulnerability affects an unknown function. The manipulation of the argument file[files][] with an unknown input leads to a cross site scripting vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is 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. As an impact it is known to affect integrity. CVE summarizes:

The Download Manager plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Stored Cross-Site Scripting via the `file[files][]` parameter in versions up to, and including, 3.2.46 due to insufficient input sanitization and output escaping. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers with contributor level permissions and above to inject arbitrary web scripts on the file's page that will execute whenever an administrator accesses the editor area for the injected file page.

The weakness was released 07/19/2022. The advisory is available at This vulnerability was named CVE-2022-2101 since 06/16/2022. Successful exploitation requires user interaction by the victim. Technical details are known, but there is no available exploit. This vulnerability is assigned to T1059.007 by the MITRE ATT&CK project.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

Entries connected to this vulnerability are available at VDB-249439, VDB-255146, VDB-255151 and VDB-257328.





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

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06/16/2022 🔍
07/19/2022 +33 days 🔍
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08/06/2022 +18 days 🔍


Advisory: 167573
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2022-2101 (🔍)
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Created: 07/19/2022 07:47 AM
Updated: 08/06/2022 08:29 AM
Changes: 07/19/2022 07:47 AM (49), 08/06/2022 08:29 AM (12)
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