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[WordPress ShortPixel Adaptive Plugin](versions 3.6.2 and older) Vulnerability

Updated: Feb 14, 2023

[WordPress ShortPixel Adaptive Images Plugin] (version 3.6.2 and older) Vulnerability to Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)

Importance (CVSS3.0)

★★★★★★★☆☆☆ 7.1/ 10 - High


A Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability was discovered in WordPress ShortPixel Adaptive Images Plugin.

Because of this vulnerability malicious attackers can inject fraudulent scripts such as redirect, ads, and other HTML payload. This may be executed when guests visit the website.


Update the WordPress ShortPixel Adaptive Images Plugin to the newest version (3.6.2 and newer).


We provide information about critical vulnerabilities of WordPress for people who are using or are considering using Wordpress for their projects.

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