VDB-94919 · CVE-2016-10112 · BID 95292

WooCommerce Plugin up to 2.6.8 on WordPress Tax-Rate Value cross site scripting

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A vulnerability was found in WooCommerce Plugin up to 2.6.8 on WordPress (E-Commerce Management Software) and classified as problematic. This issue affects some unknown processing of the component Tax-Rate Value Handler. The manipulation 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 bug was discovered 12/07/2016. The weakness was shared 01/04/2017 with FortiGuard Labs (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at securityfocus.com. The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2016-10112 since 01/03/2017. The attack may be initiated remotely. Required for exploitation is a simple authentication. 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.

The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 27 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $0-$5k.

Upgrading to version 2.6.9 eliminates this vulnerability.

The entry 74297 is related to this item.





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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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Upgrade: WooCommerce Plugin 2.6.9


12/07/2016 🔍
01/03/2017 +27 days 🔍
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01/04/2017 +1 days 🔍
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01/04/2017 +0 days 🔍
07/13/2020 +1286 days 🔍


Advisory: securityfocus.com
Organization: FortiGuard Labs
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CVE: CVE-2016-10112 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 95292 - WordPress WooCommerce Plugin CVE-2016-10112 Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability
OSVDB: - CVE-2016-10112 - WordPress - WooCommerce - Cross-Site Scripting Issue

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Created: 01/04/2017 12:12 PM
Updated: 07/13/2020 06:17 PM
Changes: 01/04/2017 12:12 PM (61), 07/13/2020 06:17 PM (7)
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