CVSS 3.1 Score 6.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Jun 18, 2024


CVE-2024-5970 is a vulnerability affecting the MaxGalleria plugin for WordPress, up to and including version 6.4.4. This vulnerability allows authenticated attackers with contributor-level access or higher to inject arbitrary web scripts using the plugin's maxgallery_thumb shortcode. The lack of input sanitization and output escaping makes it possible for these injected scripts to execute when a user accesses the compromised page. The risk score for this vulnerability is 30, with a base severity of MEDIUM and a base score of 6.4 according to [email protected]. The exploitability score is 3.1, indicating a moderate level of difficulty in exploiting the vulnerability. The potential impacts include low integrity and confidentiality impacts, with no availability impact identified.

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