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A vulnerability classified as problematic has been found in Newspaper Theme up to 11 on WordPress (WordPress Plugin). This affects an unknown code block of the component AJAX Action Handler. The manipulation of the argument
a 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 Newspaper WordPress theme before 12 does not sanitise a parameter before outputting it back in an HTML attribute via an AJAX action, leading to a Reflected Cross-Site Scripting.
The weakness was presented 10/31/2022. The advisory is shared at wpscan.com. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2022-2627 since 08/02/2022. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. Technical details are known, but no exploit is available. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1059.007 for this issue.
Upgrading to version 12 eliminates this vulnerability.
CVSSv3VulDB Meta Base Score: 4.8
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 4.7
VulDB Base Score: 3.5
VulDB Temp Score: 3.4
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NVD Base Score: 6.1
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ExploitingClass: Cross site scripting
CWE: CWE-79 / CWE-74 / CWE-707
Status: Not defined
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Upgrade: Newspaper Theme 12
Timeline08/02/2022 CVE reserved
10/31/2022 +90 days Advisory disclosed
10/31/2022 +0 days VulDB entry created
11/30/2022 +30 days VulDB last update
CVE: CVE-2022-2627 (🔒)
EntryCreated: 10/31/2022 09:19 PM
Updated: 11/30/2022 07:47 AM
Changes: 10/31/2022 09:19 PM (42), 11/30/2022 07:47 AM (12)
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