CVSS 3.1 Score 6.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Jun 25, 2024
Updated: Jun 28, 2024


CVE-2024-6307 is a vulnerability in WordPress Core that affects various versions prior to 6.5.5. It is a Stored Cross-Site Scripting vulnerability, which allows authenticated attackers with contributor-level access and above to inject arbitrary web scripts in pages. This can lead to the execution of these scripts whenever a user accesses an injected page. The vulnerability is due to insufficient input sanitization and output escaping on URLs. To remediate this issue, organizations should update their WordPress installations to version 6.5.5 or later. The potential danger posed by this vulnerability is considered medium, with a base severity score of 6.4 out of 10, and low impact on integrity and confidentiality.

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