CVSS 3.1 Score 6.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Mar 13, 2024


CVE-2024-1684 is a vulnerability found in the Otter Blocks – Gutenberg Blocks, Page Builder for Gutenberg Editor & FSE plugin for WordPress. It affects all versions up to and including 2.6.3. The vulnerability allows authenticated attackers with contributor access or higher to inject arbitrary web scripts in pages through the contact form file field CSS metabox, due to insufficient input sanitization and output escaping. This can result in the execution of these scripts whenever a user accesses an injected page. The risk score is 25, with a base severity of MEDIUM. The privileges required for exploitation are low, and there is no user interaction required. The attack vector is network-based, and the impact on integrity and confidentiality is low. The availability impact is none. Remediation steps should be taken promptly to mitigate the potential danger posed by this vulnerability.

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