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Published on August 17th, 2019 📆 | 4000 Views ⚑


zendesk-help-center Plugin up to 1.0.4 on WordPress cross site scripting

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A vulnerability was found in zendesk-help-center Plugin up to 1.0.4 on WordPress (WordPress Plugin). It has been rated as problematic. Affected by this issue is an unknown functionality. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a cross site scripting vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-80. Impacted is integrity. An attacker might be able to inject arbitrary html and script code into the web site. This would alter the appearance and would make it possible to initiate further attacks against site visitors.

The weakness was released 08/16/2019. This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2017-18542 since 08/16/2019. The attack may be launched remotely. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available.

Upgrading to version 1.0.5 eliminates this vulnerability.



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VulDB Meta Temp Score: 3.4

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Class: Cross site scripting (CWE-80)
Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Upgrade: zendesk-help-center Plugin 1.0.5

08/16/2019 Advisory disclosed
08/16/2019 +0 days CVE assigned
08/17/2019 +1 days VulDB entry created
08/17/2019 +0 days VulDB last update
CVE: CVE-2017-18542 (🔒)Created: 08/17/2019 08:27 AM
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