CVSS 3.1 Score 6.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Feb 29, 2024


The vulnerability identified as CVE-2024-0506 affects the Elementor Website Builder plugin for WordPress, specifically versions up to and including 3.18.3. The vulnerability is a result of insufficient input sanitization and output escaping in the get_image_alt function's $instance[alt] parameter, which allows for Reflected Cross-Site Scripting attacks. Authenticated attackers with contributor access or higher can exploit this vulnerability by tricking users into performing certain actions, such as clicking on a malicious link. The risk score for this vulnerability is 25, with a base severity of MEDIUM and a base score of 6.4. Remediation for this vulnerability involves updating to a version of the Elementor plugin that is beyond 3.18.3 in order to mitigate the potential danger it poses to organizations using WordPress websites with this plugin installed.

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