CVE-2022-1255: WordPress plugin vulnerability

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The Import and export users and customers WordPress plugin before 1.19.2.1 does not sanitise and escaped imported CSV data, which could allow high privilege users to import malicious javascript code and lead to Stored Cross-Site Scripting issues

How to mitigate CVE-2022-1255

Time needed: 5 minutes.

Follow the instructions, as they will assist you in mitigating the WordPress vulnerability that been reported in CVE-2022-1255.

  1. Install the latest version of WordPress

    Navigate to the official WordPress website and download the latest version of WordPress. The latest version contains the CVE-2022-1255 fix.
    Update to the latest version

  2. Perform a vulnerability assessment

    Perform a scan on your WordPress environment(s), and check for vulnerabilities. Verify if CVE-2022-1255 has been mitigated.

  3. Utilize the references

    The CVE-2022-1255 references have been provided for a reason. Utilize these references and make sure that you are correctly informed.

References

  • wpscan.com/vulnerability/22fe68c4-8f47-491e-be87-5e8e40535a82
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