Elements Kit Lite/Pro <= 2.1.7 - Authenticated (Contributor+) Stored Cross-Site Scripting

Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')
CVE CVE-2021-24258
CVSS 5.4 (Medium)
Publicly Published April 13, 2021
Last Updated January 19, 2023
Researcher Ram - Wordfence


The Elements Kit Lite and Elements Kit Pro WordPress Plugins before 2.2.0 have a number of widgets that are vulnerable to stored Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) by lower-privileged users such as contributors, all via a similar method.

Wordfence blocked 458 attacks targeting this vulnerability in the past 24 hours.



Vulnerability Details for ElementsKit Elementor addons

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug elementskit-lite (view on wordpress.org)
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 2.2.0, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 2.1.7
Patched Version
  • 2.2.0

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