Portfolio for Elementor Plugin up to 2.3.0 on WordPress Shortcode Attribute cross site scripting
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A vulnerability was found in Portfolio for Elementor Plugin up to 2.3.0 on WordPress (WordPress Plugin). It has been rated as problematic. Affected by this issue is some unknown processing of the component Shortcode Attribute Handler. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a cross site scripting vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-79. The software does not neutralize or incorrectly neutralizes user-controllable input before it is placed in output that is used as a web page that is served to other users. Impacted is integrity. CVE summarizes:
The Portfolio for Elementor WordPress plugin before 2.3.1 does not validate and escape some of its shortcode attributes before outputting them back in the page, which could allow users with a role as low as contributor to perform Stored Cross-Site Scripting attacks which could be used against high privilege users such as admins.
The weakness was released 01/31/2023. The advisory is available at wpscan.com. This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2022-4765 since 12/27/2022. Successful exploitation requires user interaction by the victim. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available. This vulnerability is assigned to T1059.007 by the MITRE ATT&CK project.
Upgrading to version 2.3.1 eliminates this vulnerability.
CVSSv3VulDB Meta Base Score: 3.9
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ExploitingClass: Cross site scripting
CWE: CWE-79 / CWE-74 / CWE-707
Status: Not defined
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Upgrade: Portfolio for Elementor Plugin 2.3.1
Timeline12/27/2022 CVE reserved
01/31/2023 +35 days Advisory disclosed
01/31/2023 +0 days VulDB entry created
02/25/2023 +25 days VulDB last update
CVE: CVE-2022-4765 (🔒)
EntryCreated: 01/31/2023 02:25 PM
Updated: 02/25/2023 04:10 PM
Changes: 01/31/2023 02:25 PM (41), 02/25/2023 04:10 PM (11)
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