CVSS 3.1 Score 5.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Feb 13, 2024


CVE-2024-1160 is a vulnerability found in the Bold Page Builder plugin for WordPress, affecting all versions up to and including 4.8.0. The vulnerability allows authenticated attackers with contributor-level and above permissions to inject arbitrary web scripts in pages through the plugin's Icon Link feature, resulting in stored cross-site scripting (XSS). This means that whenever a user accesses an injected page, the injected scripts will execute. The risk score for this vulnerability is 25, with a base severity rating of MEDIUM. The exploitability score is 2.3, indicating a medium level of difficulty to exploit. Remediation for this vulnerability would require updating the Bold Page Builder plugin to a version that includes sufficient input sanitization and output escaping to prevent XSS attacks.

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