Newsmag < 5.0 - Reflected Cross-Site Scripting

Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')
CVE CVE-2021-24304
CVSS 6.1 (Medium)
Publicly Published July 12, 2021
Last Updated January 22, 2024
Researcher Truoc Phan - Techlab Corporation


The Newsmag WordPress theme before 5.0 does not sanitise the td_block_id parameter in its td_ajax_block AJAX action, leading to an unauthenticated Reflected Cross-site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability.



Vulnerability Details for Newsmag - Newspaper & Magazine WordPress Theme

Software Type Theme
Software Slug newsmag
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 5.0, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • < 5.0
Patched Version
  • 5.0

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