CVE-2024-2303

CVSS 3.1 Score 6.4 of 10 (medium)

Details

Published Mar 26, 2024

Summary

CVE-2024-2303 is a vulnerability in the Easy Textillate plugin for WordPress, affecting all versions up to and including 2.01. The vulnerability allows authenticated attackers with contributor-level and above permissions to inject arbitrary web scripts using the plugin's 'textillate' shortcode, leading to stored cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks. Insufficient input sanitization and output escaping on user-supplied attributes are the root cause of this issue. Organizations can remediate this vulnerability by updating the Easy Textillate plugin to a secure version or removing it altogether. The potential danger posed by this vulnerability is considered medium, with a base severity score of 6.4 according to CVSS:3.1 standards.

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