Vigil@nce - WordPress The Events Calendar: open redirect
May 2016 by Vigil@nce
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SYNTHESIS OF THE VULNERABILITY
An attacker can deceive the user of WordPress The Events Calendar,
in order to redirect him to a malicious site.
Impacted products: WordPress Plugins not comprehensive.
Creation date: 26/04/2016.
DESCRIPTION OF THE VULNERABILITY
The The Events Calendar plugin can be installed on WordPress.
However, the web service accepts to redirect the victim with no
warning, to an external site indicated by the attacker.
An attacker can therefore deceive the user of WordPress The Events
Calendar, in order to redirect him to a malicious site.
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