WP Travel Engine <= 5.3.0 - Editor+ Stored Cross-Site Scripting

Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')
CVE CVE-2021-24680
CVSS 5.5 (Medium)
Publicly Published December 1, 2021
Last Updated January 22, 2024
Researcher Huy Nguyen


The WP Travel Engine WordPress plugin before 5.3.1 does not escape the Description field in the Trip Destination/Activities/Trip Type and Pricing Category pages, allowing users with a role as low as editor to perform Stored Cross-Site Scripting attacks, even when the unfiltered_html capability is disallowed



Vulnerability Details for WP Travel Engine – Tour Booking Plugin – Tour Operator Software

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug wp-travel-engine (view on wordpress.org)
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 5.3.1, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 5.3.0
Patched Version
  • 5.3.1

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