CVSS 3.1 Score 6.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Jan 11, 2024
Updated: Jan 17, 2024


CVE-2023-6684 is a Stored Cross-Site Scripting vulnerability affecting the Ibtana – WordPress Website Builder plugin for WordPress. The vulnerability exists in versions up to and including 1.2.2, allowing authenticated attackers with contributor level and above permissions to inject arbitrary web scripts through the 'ive' shortcode. Insufficient input sanitization and output escaping on the 'width' and 'height' user-supplied attributes make it possible for these malicious scripts to execute whenever a user accesses an injected page. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of MEDIUM, with a base score of 6.4 according to the CVSS:3.1 scoring system. It poses a potential danger to organizations using the affected plugin as it could result in unauthorized access or manipulation of sensitive information on compromised WordPress websites. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update their Ibtana – WordPress Website Builder plugin to a version that addresses this issue.


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