CVE-2024-5994

CVSS 3.1 Score 6.4 of 10 (medium)

Details

Published Jun 14, 2024
Updated: Jun 17, 2024

Summary

CVE-2024-5994 is a vulnerability found in the WP Go Maps plugin for WordPress, affecting versions up to 9.0.38. It allows authenticated attackers with contributor-level permissions or above to inject arbitrary web scripts through the Custom JS option, resulting in stored cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks. The injected scripts can execute whenever a user accesses the affected pages. However, version 9.0.39 has been released to address this issue and adds a warning for administrators regarding the potential abuse of lower-level user permissions. The vulnerability has a risk score of 25 and is rated as medium severity, with low privileges required and no user interaction needed for exploitation. The impact on integrity and confidentiality is considered low, and the attack vector is through the network.

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