Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the Atahualpa theme before 3.6.8 for WordPress allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the s parameter.
The News theme for WordPress is prone to a cross-site scripting vulnerability because it fails to properly sanitize user-supplied input.An attacker may leverage this issue to execute arbitrary script code in the browser of an unsuspecting user in the context of the affected site. This can allow the attacker to steal cookie-based authentication credentials and launch other attacks. Versions prior to News theme 0.2 are vulnerable.
Updates are available. Please see the references for more details.
Attackers can exploit this issue by enticing an unsuspecting victim to follow a malicious URI.The following example URI is available: http://www.example.com/?p=8&cpage=[xss]