CVSS 3.1 Score 8.8 of 10 (high)


Published Mar 30, 2024
Updated: Apr 1, 2024


The vulnerability known as CVE-2024-3018 affects the Essential Addons for Elementor plugin for WordPress in all versions up to and including 5.9.13. It is susceptible to PHP Object Injection through the 'error_resetpassword' attribute of the "Login | Register Form" widget. Authenticated attackers with author-level access or higher can exploit this vulnerability to inject a PHP Object. If there is a POP chain present via another installed plugin or theme, it could lead to arbitrary file deletion, retrieval of sensitive data, or code execution. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of HIGH and poses a potential danger to organizations using the affected plugin. Remediation would involve updating the Essential Addons for Elementor plugin to a version that addresses this vulnerability.

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