Five Star Restaurant Reviews <= 2.3.5 - Authenticated (Contributor+) Stored Cross-Site Scripting via Review URL

Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')
CVE CVE-2024-24838
CVSS 6.4 (Medium)
Publicly Published February 2, 2024
Last Updated February 5, 2024
Researcher Steven Julian


The Five Star Restaurant Reviews plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Stored Cross-Site Scripting via the review url parameter in versions up to, and including, 2.3.5 due to insufficient input sanitization and output escaping. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers, with contributor-level access and above, to inject arbitrary web scripts in pages that will execute whenever a user accesses an injected page.



1 affected software package

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug good-reviews-wp (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 2.3.6, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 2.3.5
Patched Version
  • 2.3.6

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