CVSS 3.1 Score 6.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Jun 13, 2024


CVE-2024-5757 is a vulnerability that affects the Elementor Header & Footer Builder plugin for WordPress, specifically versions up to and including 1.6.35. This vulnerability is a result of insufficient input sanitization and output escaping in the plugin's Site Title widget, which allows authenticated attackers with Contributor-level access or higher to inject arbitrary web scripts in pages. The injected scripts will execute whenever a user accesses an affected page. The vulnerability has a risk score of 25 and is rated as MEDIUM severity. The base score is 6.4, indicating a significant potential danger to organizations using the affected plugin. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update their Elementor Header & Footer Builder plugin to the latest version available.

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