CVE-2021-24438

Published on: 08/30/2021 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 09/08/2021 02:54:00 PM UTC

CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

Certain versions of Dashboard For Google Analytics from Sharethis contain the following vulnerability:

The ShareThis Dashboard for Google Analytics WordPress plugin before 2.5.2 does not sanitise or escape the 'ga_action' parameter in the stats view before outputting it back in an attribute when the plugin is connected to a Google Analytics account, leading to a reflected Cross-Site Scripting issue which will be executed in the context of a logged in administrator

  • CVE-2021-24438 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.
  • Affected Vendor/Software: URL Logo Unknown - ShareThis Dashboard for Google Analytics version < 2.5.2

CVSS3 Score: 6.1 - MEDIUM

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
NETWORK LOW NONE REQUIRED
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
CHANGED LOW LOW NONE

CVSS2 Score: 4.3 - MEDIUM

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK MEDIUM NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
NONE PARTIAL NONE

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Attention Required! | Cloudflare wpscan.com
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Inactive LinkNot Archived
URL Logo MISC wpscan.com/vulnerability/af472879-9328-45c2-957f-e7bed77e4c2d

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationSharethisDashboard For Google AnalyticsAllAllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:sharethis:dashboard_for_google_analytics:*:*:*:*:*:wordpress:*:*:

Discovery Credit

renniepak

Social Mentions

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Twitter Icon @renniepak My last pending CVE also got published! ? (What a surprise: XSS!) CVE-2021-24438 wpscan.com/vulnerability/… 2021-08-02 10:37:07
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