CVSS 3.1 Score 8.8 of 10 (high)


Published Mar 13, 2024


CVE-2024-2006 is a vulnerability found in the Post Grid, Slider & Carousel Ultimate – with Shortcode, Gutenberg Block & Elementor Widget plugin for WordPress, affecting all versions up to and including 1.6.7. The vulnerability allows authenticated attackers with contributor-level access or higher to inject a PHP object through the outpost_shortcode_metabox_markup function, potentially leading to the deletion of arbitrary files, retrieval of sensitive data, or execution of code. The risk score for this vulnerability is 65, with a base severity rating of HIGH and an exploitability score of 2.8. The impact includes high integrity and confidentiality impacts, as well as high availability impact. It is important for organizations using this plugin to update to a patched version as soon as possible to mitigate the potential danger posed by this vulnerability.

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