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WordPress WP Forum Server Plugin 1.7.3 - Multiple Parameter XSS

Product
WP Survey And Quiz Tool
Description
WordPress All-in-One Event Calendar plugin's fs-admin/fs-admin.php multiple 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- 2012-6622
Versions
Affected In <= 1.7.3
Fixed In 1.7.4
Disclosure date
2012-05-15
Credits
Heine Pedersen