CVSS 3.1 Score 6.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Mar 13, 2024


The vulnerability with CVE ID CVE-2024-1996 affects the Premium Addons PRO plugin for WordPress, specifically versions up to and including 2.9.12. It is categorized as a Stored Cross-Site Scripting vulnerability, which allows authenticated attackers with contributor-level and above permissions to inject arbitrary web scripts in pages that are accessed by users. This vulnerability is due to insufficient input sanitization and output escaping on user-supplied attributes within the plugin's IHover widget link. To remediate this issue, users should update their Premium Addons PRO plugin to a version that addresses the vulnerability. The danger posed by this vulnerability is considered medium, with low privileges required for exploitation and low impact on integrity and confidentiality of data.

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