CVSS 3.1 Score 4.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Mar 29, 2024


CVE-2024-2968 is a vulnerability found in the WP-Eggdrop plugin for WordPress, affecting all versions up to and including 0.1. The vulnerability allows authenticated attackers with administrator-level permissions or higher to inject arbitrary web scripts through the admin settings, leading to stored cross-site scripting. This can result in the execution of malicious scripts whenever a user accesses an injected page. The vulnerability only impacts multi-site installations and installations where unfiltered_html has been disabled. To remediate this issue, users are advised to update to a fixed version when available or consider disabling the plugin until a patch is released. The vulnerability has a base severity of MEDIUM with a CVSS score of 4.4 and poses a potential danger to organizations as it could lead to unauthorized script execution and potential compromise of user data or system integrity.

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