Float to Top Button Plugin up to 2.3.6 on WordPress Setting cross site scripting

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A vulnerability was found in Float to Top Button Plugin up to 2.3.6 on WordPress (WordPress Plugin). It has been classified as problematic. This affects an unknown code of the component Setting Handler. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a cross site scripting vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-79. The software 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. This is going to have an impact on integrity. The summary by CVE is:

The Float to Top Button WordPress plugin through 2.3.6 does not escape some of its settings, which could allow high privilege users such as admin to perform Stored Cross-Site Scripting attacks even when the unfiltered_html capability is disallowed (for example in multisite setup)

The weakness was released 09/19/2022. It is possible to read the advisory at wpscan.com. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2022-2709 since 08/08/2022. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The attack technique deployed by this issue is T1059.007 according to MITRE ATT&CK.

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

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VulDB Meta Base Score: 3.6
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 3.6

VulDB Base Score: 2.4
VulDB Temp Score: 2.4
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Class: Cross site scripting
CWE: CWE-79 / CWE-74 / CWE-707
ATT&CK: T1059.007

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Remote: Yes

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Timelineinfo

08/08/2022 CVE reserved
09/19/2022 +42 days Advisory disclosed
09/19/2022 +0 days VulDB entry created
10/20/2022 +31 days VulDB last update

Sourcesinfo

Advisory: wpscan.com
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2022-2709 (🔒)

Entryinfo

Created: 09/19/2022 08:29 PM
Updated: 10/20/2022 02:22 PM
Changes: 09/19/2022 08:29 PM (39), 10/20/2022 02:22 PM (11)
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