Awesome Weather Widget <= 3.0.2 - Reflected Cross-site Scripting via id Parameter

Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')
CVE CVE-2021-24474
CVSS 6.1 (Medium)
Publicly Published June 28, 2021
Last Updated January 22, 2024
Researcher Truoc Phan - Techlab Corporation


The Awesome Weather Widget WordPress plugin through 3.0.2 does not sanitize the id parameter of its awesome_weather_refresh AJAX action, leading to an unauthenticated Reflected Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) Vulnerability.



Vulnerability Details for Awesome Weather Widget

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug awesome-weather (view on
Patched? No
Remediation No known patch available. Please review the vulnerability's details in depth and employ mitigations based on your organization's risk tolerance. It may be best to uninstall the affected software and find a replacement.
Affected Version
  • <= 3.0.2

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