CVE-2019-15889 Detail

Current Description

The download-manager plugin before 2.9.94 for WordPress has XSS via the category shortcode feature, as demonstrated by the orderby or search[publish_date] parameter.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score matches with CNA score
CNA:  MITRE
Base Score:  6.1 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N


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Hyperlink Resource
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/154356/WordPress-Download-Manager-2.9.93-Cross-Site-Scripting.html
https://packetstormsecurity.com/files/152511/WordPress-Download-Manager-2.9.92-Cross-Site-Scripting.html Exploit  Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://packetstormsecurity.com/files/152552/WordPress-Download-Manager-2.9.93-Cross-Site-Scripting.html Exploit  Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://plugins.trac.wordpress.org/changeset/2070388/download-manager Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://wordpress.org/plugins/download-manager/#developers Product  Third Party Advisory 
https://wpvulndb.com/vulnerabilities/9257 Exploit  Third Party Advisory 
https://www.cybersecurity-help.cz/vdb/SB2019041819 Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-79 Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting') cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-15889
NVD Published Date:
09/03/2019
NVD Last Modified:
09/04/2019
Source:
MITRE