CVE-2024-1445

CVSS 3.1 Score 6.4 of 10 (medium)

Details

Published Feb 29, 2024

Summary

CVE-2024-1445 is a vulnerability affecting the Page scroll to id plugin for WordPress in versions up to and including 1.7.8. It is classified as a Stored Cross-Site Scripting vulnerability, which allows authenticated attackers with contributor-level and above permissions to inject arbitrary web scripts into pages. The vulnerability arises due to insufficient input sanitization and output escaping on user-supplied attributes in the plugin's shortcode(s). 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 of MEDIUM and a base score of 6.4 according to security@wordfence.com. Remediation should involve updating the plugin to a version that addresses this vulnerability in order to prevent potential exploitation.

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