CVSS 3.1 Score 5.9 of 10 (medium)


Published Feb 2, 2024
Updated: Feb 12, 2024


CVE-2024-0685 is a vulnerability affecting the Ninja Forms Contact Form plugin for WordPress versions up to 3.7.1. The vulnerability allows unauthenticated attackers to perform Second Order SQL Injection by injecting malicious SQL code into the email address field of submitted forms. This can lead to the execution of unauthorized SQL queries when an administrator triggers a personal data export. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of MEDIUM and a base score of 5.9 according to the CVSS v3.1 scoring system. It poses a high risk to organizations in terms of confidentiality impact, as an attacker could potentially access and manipulate sensitive data stored in the affected database. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update their plugin to the latest version available, which includes the necessary fixes to prevent SQL injection attacks.

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