Image Hover Effects for Elementor with Lightbox and Flipbox <= 3.0.2 - Authenticated (Contributor+) Stored Cross-Site Scripting via _id, oxi_addons_f_title_tag, and content_description_tag Parameters

Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')
CVE CVE-2024-5001
CVSS 6.4 (Medium)
Publicly Published June 5, 2024
Last Updated July 10, 2024
Researcher stealthcopter


The Image Hover Effects for Elementor with Lightbox and Flipbox plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Stored Cross-Site Scripting via the '_id', 'oxi_addons_f_title_tag', and 'content_description_tag' parameters in all versions up to, and including, 3.0.2 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. CVE-2024-37546 may be a duplicate of this issue.



Vulnerability Details for Image Hover Effects for Elementor with Lightbox and Flipbox

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug image-hover-effects-with-carousel (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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