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WordPress FCChat Widget Plugin 2.1.7 - Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability

Product
FCChat Widget
Description
FCChat Widget plugin's "path" parameter is prone to a cross-site scripting vulnerability. It fails to properly clean up user-supplied input. An attacker may execute arbitrary script code in the browser of an user in the context of the affected site. In this way the attacker can steal cookie-based authentication credentials. Other attacks are also possible.
Solution
Update the plugin.
Classification
Type XSS (Cross Site Scripting)
OWASP Top 10 A3: Cross Site Scripting (XSS)
References
Exploit-DB
CVE
Name CVE-N/A
Versions
Affected In <= 2.1.7
Fixed In 2.1.8
Disclosure date
2011-01-25
Credits
Webapps