Vigil@nce - WordPress Wise Chat: open redirect
February 2019 by Vigil@nce
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SYNTHESIS OF THE VULNERABILITY
An attacker can deceive the user of WordPress Wise Chat, in order to redirect him to a malicious site.
Impacted products: WordPress Plugins not comprehensive.
Consequences: user access/rights, data reading.
Provenance: internet client.
Confidence: confirmed by the editor (5/5).
Creation date: 25/01/2019.
DESCRIPTION OF THE VULNERABILITY
The Wise Chat 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 Wise Chat, in order to redirect him to a malicious site.
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