CVSS 3.1 Score 6.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Mar 30, 2024
Updated: Apr 1, 2024


CVE-2024-2491 is a vulnerability found in the PowerPack Addons for Elementor plugin for WordPress, affecting all versions up to and including 2.7.17. The vulnerability allows authenticated attackers with contributor-level access or higher to inject arbitrary web scripts into pages using the *_html_tag* attribute of multiple widgets. This can result in stored cross-site scripting, where the injected scripts execute whenever a user accesses an affected page. The risk score for this vulnerability is 25, indicating a medium severity level. Remediation for this vulnerability involves updating to a version of the plugin that includes proper input sanitization and output escaping.

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