CVSS 3.1 Score 6.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Jun 7, 2024


CVE-2024-5640 is a vulnerability found in the Prime Slider - Addons For Elementor plugin for WordPress, affecting all versions up to and including 3.14.7. This vulnerability is categorized as Stored Cross-Site Scripting and occurs due to insufficient input sanitization and output escaping in the 'id' attribute within the Pacific widget. It allows authenticated attackers with Contributor-level access or higher to inject arbitrary web scripts that will execute whenever a user accesses an injected page. The vulnerability has a risk score of 25, with a base severity of MEDIUM and a base score of 6.4 according to [email protected]. The exploitability score is 3.1, and the impact score is 2.7. The affected products include 'wVSHpW', 'wVSHpX', 'wVId_Z', 'wVSDgB', 'wVSDgC', 'wVSDgD', 'wVId_a', and 'wVSHpY'. It is important for organizations using this plugin to update it to a version that addresses this vulnerability in order to mitigate potential risks associated with unauthorized script injection.


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