Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs has discovered a cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in WordPress Gallery Bank Plugin.
Gallery Bank is a powerful photo gallery plugin with over 10,000+ installations. It is designed with advanced features to showcase image galleries in the most beautiful and authentic way.
FortiGuard Labs released the following FortiGate IPS signature which covers this specific vulnerability:
Jun 06, 2022
Stop using this vulnerable plugin since it's not updated any more.Â
Fortinet reported the vulnerability on Oct 29, 2021
The issue escalated to WordPressÂ Plugins Team on Nov 9, 2021
The Plugin closed by WordPressÂ Plugins Team on Dec 9, 2021
This vulnerability was discovered by Vishnupriya Ilango of Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs.
Fortinet customers who subscribe to Fortinet's intrusion prevention (IPS) service should be protected against this vulnerability with the appropriate configuration parameters in place. Fortinet's IPS service is one component of FortiGuard Subscription Services, which also offer comprehensive solutions such as antivirus, Web content filtering and antispam capabilities. These services enable protection against threats on both application and network layers. FortiGuard Services are continuously updated by FortiGuard Labs, which enables Fortinet to deliver a combination of multi-layered security intelligence and true zero-day protection from new and emerging threats. These updates are delivered to all FortiGate, FortiMail and FortiClient products. Fortinet strictly follows responsible disclosure guidelines to ensure optimum protection during a threat's lifecycle.