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Web Attack: WordPress Social Warfare Plugin XSS 2

Severity: High

This attack could pose a serious security threat. You should take immediate action to stop any damage or prevent further damage from happening.

Description

This signature detects attempts to exploit a XSS vulnerability in WordPress Social Warfare plugin.

Additional Information

WordPress Social Warfare plugin lets users add social media sharing buttons to their websites. It suffers from a XSS vulnerability that can be exploited to insert malicious data on the website running the vulnerable version of the plugin.

Affected

  • Versions before 3.5.3.

Response


  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn
  • Google+
  • YouTube