Responsive Lightbox <= 2.4.6 - Missing Authorization via Information Disclosure

Missing Authorization
CVE CVE-2024-31252
CVSS 4.3 (Medium)
Publicly Published April 5, 2024
Last Updated April 11, 2024
Researcher emad


The Responsive Lightbox plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to unauthorized access due to a missing capability check on the gallery_attributes() function in versions up to, and including, 2.4.6. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers, with contributor-level access and above, to view post content they shouldn't have access to.



Vulnerability Details for Responsive Lightbox & Gallery

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug responsive-lightbox (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 2.4.7, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 2.4.6
Patched Version
  • 2.4.7

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