CVSS 3.1 Score 6.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Feb 29, 2024


CVE-2024-1242 is a vulnerability found in the Premium Addons for Elementor plugin for WordPress. This vulnerability allows authenticated attackers with contributor access or higher to inject arbitrary web scripts into pages using the onclick attribute of a button, resulting in stored cross-site scripting (XSS). The vulnerability exists in all versions up to and including 4.10.18 due to insufficient input sanitization and output escaping. Organizations using this plugin should update to the latest version, which addresses the vulnerability. The impact of this vulnerability is rated as medium, with low privileges required and no user interaction needed. While the integrity and confidentiality impacts are low, it still poses a potential risk as it allows attackers to execute arbitrary scripts when users access an injected page.

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