|Publicly Published||May 11, 2023|
|Last Updated||May 15, 2023|
The WP Category Post List Widget plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Stored Cross-Site Scripting via shortcode in versions up to, and including, 2.0.3 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.
|Software Slug||wp-category-posts-list (view on wordpress.org)|
|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.|
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