BestWebSoft Twitter Plugin up to 1.3.2 on WordPress twitter.php twttr_settings_page cross site scripting

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A vulnerability was found in BestWebSoft Twitter Plugin up to 1.3.2 on WordPress (Social Network Software). It has been declared as problematic. Affected by this vulnerability is the function twttr_settings_page of the file twitter.php. The manipulation of the argument twttr_url_twitter/bws_license_key/bws_license_plugin 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.

The weakness was published 08/07/2014 as e04d59ab578316ffeb204cf32dc71c0d0e1ff77c. It is possible to read the advisory at This vulnerability is known as CVE-2014-125103. 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:twitter.php it is possible to find vulnerable targets with Google Hacking.

Upgrading to version 1.3.7 eliminates this vulnerability. Applying the patch e04d59ab578316ffeb204cf32dc71c0d0e1ff77c 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. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability. The advisory contains the following remark:

Security Exploit was fixed







CPE 2.3info

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

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

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Twitter Plugin 1.3.7
Patch: e04d59ab578316ffeb204cf32dc71c0d0e1ff77c


08/07/2014 🔍
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05/29/2023 +3217 days 🔍
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06/21/2023 +23 days 🔍


Advisory: e04d59ab578316ffeb204cf32dc71c0d0e1ff77c
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2014-125103 (🔍)


Created: 05/29/2023 05:43 PM
Updated: 06/21/2023 10:21 PM
Changes: 05/29/2023 05:43 PM (48), 06/21/2023 10:08 PM (2), 06/21/2023 10:21 PM (28)
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