Formula <= 0.5.1 - Reflected Cross-Site Scripting via quality_customizer_notify_dismiss_action

Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')
CVE CVE-2024-5613
CVSS 6.1 (Medium)
Publicly Published June 7, 2024
Last Updated June 8, 2024
Researcher blackmoon


The Formula theme for WordPress is vulnerable to Reflected Cross-Site Scripting via the ‘id’ parameter in the 'quality_customizer_notify_dismiss_action' AJAX action in all versions up to, and including, 0.5.1 due to insufficient input sanitization and output escaping. This makes it possible for unauthenticated attackers to inject arbitrary web scripts in pages that execute if they can successfully trick a user into performing an action such as clicking on a link.



Vulnerability Details for Formula

Software Type Theme
Software Slug formula (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 0.5.2, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 0.5.1
Patched Version
  • 0.5.2

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