CVSS 3.1 Score 7.5 of 10 (high)


Published Mar 29, 2024


The CVE-2024-2848 vulnerability affects the Responsive theme for WordPress, up to and including version 5.0.2, allowing unauthenticated attackers to inject arbitrary HTML content into the site's footer due to a missing capability check on the save_footer_text_callback function. This vulnerability has a base severity rating of HIGH with a CVSS score of 7.5. The exploitability score is 3.9, and it requires no privileges or user interaction. The attack vector is through the network, and it has a high integrity impact but no confidentiality impact. The potential danger posed by this vulnerability is unauthorized modification of data, specifically injecting malicious HTML content into the site's footer. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update to a version of the Responsive theme that is not affected by this issue.

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