CVSS 3.1 Score 6.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Feb 29, 2024


CVE-2024-1276 is a vulnerability found in the Essential Addons for Elementor plugin for WordPress, affecting all versions up to and including 5.9.8. This vulnerability allows authenticated attackers with contributor access or higher to inject arbitrary web scripts via the Content Ticker arrow attribute. These scripts will be executed whenever a user accesses an injected page. The vulnerability is caused by insufficient input sanitization and output escaping. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update the plugin to a version that includes a fix for the issue. The potential danger of this vulnerability is considered medium, with a base severity score of 6.4 out of 10, as it allows attackers to execute arbitrary scripts on affected websites.

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