Cross site scripting vulnerability in clipboard.swf

Description

A vulnerability has been reported in the SyntaxHighlighter Evolved plugin for WordPress, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct cross-site scripting attacks.

Certain unspecified input related to syntaxhighlighter2/scripts/clipboard.swf is not properly sanitised before being returned to the user. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's browser session in context of an affected site.

The vulnerability is reported in versions prior to 3.1.6.

Remediation

Update to version 3.1.6.

References