WordPress Akismet Spam Protection 4.2.2 Cross Site Scripting

WordPress Akismet Spam Protection plugin version 4.2.2 suffers from a cross site scripting vulnerability.

MD5 | 0f9b4eb385a11f168f0141c337e5913b

# Exploit Title: WordPress Plugin Akismet Spam Protection v4.2.2 - Cross Site Scripting (XSS)
# Date: 2022-03-22
# Author: Milad karimi
# Software Link: https://wordpress.org/plugins/akismet
# Version: 4.2.2
# Tested on: Windows 11
# CVE: N/A

1. Description:
This plugin creates a Akismet Spam Protection from any post types. The slider import search feature and tab parameter via plugin settings are vulnerable to reflected cross-site scripting.

2. Proof of Concept:

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