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Security Advisories: GSA_kwCzR0hTQS1tdzJjLXZ4NmotbWc3Ns4AA5JL

CKEditor4 Cross-site Scripting vulnerability in samples with enabled the preview feature

Affected packages

The vulnerability has been discovered in the samples that use the preview feature:

All integrators that use these samples in the production code can be affected.


A potential vulnerability has been discovered in one of CKEditor's 4 samples that are shipped with production code. The vulnerability allowed to execute JavaScript code by abusing the misconfigured preview feature. It affects all users using the CKEditor 4 at version < 4.24.0-lts with affected samples used in a production environment.


The problem has been recognized and patched. The fix will be available in version 4.24.0-lts.

For more information

Email us at [email protected] if you have any questions or comments about this advisory.


The CKEditor 4 team would like to thank Marcin Wyczechowski & Michał Majchrowicz AFINE Team for recognizing and reporting this vulnerability.

Source: GitHub Advisory Database
Origin: Unspecified
Severity: Moderate
Classification: General
Published: 23 days ago
Updated: 15 days ago

CVSS Score: 6.1
CVSS vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

Identifiers: GHSA-mw2c-vx6j-mg76, CVE-2024-24816

Affected Packages

Versions: < 4.24.0-lts
Fixed in: 4.24.0-lts