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CVE-2019-16523 Detail

Current Description

The events-manager plugin through 5.9.5 for WordPress (aka Events Manager) is susceptible to Stored XSS due to improper encoding and insertion of data provided to the attribute map_style of shortcodes (locations_map and events_map) provided by the plugin.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 5.4 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2019/10/16/4 Exploit Mailing List Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/sbaresearch/advisories/tree/public/2019/SBA-ADV-20190913-03_WordPress_Plugin_Events_Manager Exploit Third Party Advisory
https://wordpress.org/plugins/events-manager/#developers Product Third Party Advisory
https://wpvulndb.com/vulnerabilities/9916 Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

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

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:wp-events-plugin:events_manager:*:*:*:*:*:wordpress:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
5.9.5


Change History

2 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-16523
NVD Published Date:
10/16/2019
NVD Last Modified:
10/18/2019