Quick Contact Form <= - Authenticated (Contributor+) Stored Cross-Site Scripting

Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')
CVE CVE-2023-23885
CVSS 6.4 (Medium)
Publicly Published February 6, 2023
Last Updated February 10, 2023
Researcher yuyudhn


The Quick Contact Form plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Stored Cross-Site Scripting via parameters like 'tab', 'sendtoemail', 'subject', 'formname', 'message', 'messageqty', and 'messageorder' (and numerous others) in versions up to, and including, due to insufficient input sanitization and output escaping. This makes it possible for contributor-level attackers 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 quick-contact-form (view on wordpress.org)
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 8.0.4, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <=
Patched Version
  • 8.0.4

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