MaxButtons Plugin up to 1.26.0 on WordPress maxbuttons-button.php maxbuttons_strip_px button_id cross site scripting

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A vulnerability was found in MaxButtons Plugin up to 1.26.0 on WordPress (WordPress Plugin) and classified as problematic. This issue affects the function maxbuttons_strip_px of the file includes/maxbuttons-button.php. The manipulation of the argument button_id 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 weakness was presented 03/04/2023 as e74564c9e3b7429808e317f4916bd1c26ef0b806. It is possible to read the advisory at The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2014-125092. 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.

By approaching the search of inurl:includes/maxbuttons-button.php it is possible to find vulnerable targets with Google Hacking.

Upgrading to version 1.26.1 eliminates this vulnerability. The upgrade is hosted for download at Applying the patch e74564c9e3b7429808e317f4916bd1c26ef0b806 is able to eliminate this problem. The bugfix is ready for download at The best possible mitigation is suggested to be upgrading to the latest version. The advisory contains the following remark:

git-svn-id: b8457f37-d9ea-0310-8a92-e5e31aec5664






CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


VulDB Meta Base Score: 3.5
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 3.4

VulDB Base Score: 3.5
VulDB Temp Score: 3.4
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Class: Cross site scripting
CWE: CWE-79 / CWE-74 / CWE-707
ATT&CK: T1059.007

Local: No
Remote: Yes

Availability: 🔒
Status: Not defined
Google Hack: 🔒

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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: MaxButtons Plugin 1.26.1
Patch: e74564c9e3b7429808e317f4916bd1c26ef0b806


03/04/2023 Advisory disclosed
03/04/2023 +0 days CVE reserved
03/04/2023 +0 days VulDB entry created
03/31/2023 +27 days VulDB entry last update


Advisory: e74564c9e3b7429808e317f4916bd1c26ef0b806
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2014-125092 (🔒)


Created: 03/04/2023 11:59 AM
Updated: 03/31/2023 12:46 PM
Changes: 03/04/2023 11:59 AM (47), 03/31/2023 12:46 PM (2)
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