CVE-2024-2170

CVSS 3.1 Score 6.4 of 10 (medium)

Details

Published Mar 26, 2024

Summary

CVE-2024-2170 is a vulnerability in the VK All in One Expansion Unit plugin for WordPress. The vulnerability allows authenticated attackers with contributor-level and above permissions to inject arbitrary web scripts in pages through the child page index widget. This can be exploited in all versions up to 9.96.0.1 due to insufficient input sanitization and output escaping on user supplied attributes such as 'className.' The risk score for this vulnerability is 25, with a base severity of MEDIUM. Remediation involves updating the plugin to a version that addresses the issue. The potential danger this vulnerability poses to an organization includes the execution of arbitrary web scripts on injected pages, potentially leading to unauthorized access or data manipulation.

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