wp-private-content-plus Plugin up to 1.x on WordPress Settings save_settings_page 7pk security
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A vulnerability has been found in wp-private-content-plus Plugin up to 1.x on WordPress (WordPress Plugin) and classified as critical. This vulnerability affects the function
save_settings_page of the component Settings. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-254. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:
The wp-private-content-plus plugin before 2.0 for WordPress has no protection against option changes via save_settings_page and other save_ functions.
The weakness was published 08/30/2019. This vulnerability was named CVE-2019-15816 since 08/29/2019. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is required for a successful exploitation. There are known technical details, but no exploit is available. The MITRE ATT&CK project declares the attack technique as T1211.
Upgrading to version 2.0 eliminates this vulnerability.
CVSSv3VulDB Meta Base Score: 7.4
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VulDB Temp Score: 7.0
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ExploitingClass: Privilege escalation
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Upgrade: wp-private-content-plus Plugin 2.0
08/30/2019 +1 days 🔍
08/31/2019 +1 days 🔍
08/10/2020 +345 days 🔍
SourcesStatus: Not defined
CVE: CVE-2019-15816 (🔍)
EntryCreated: 08/31/2019 07:45 AM
Updated: 08/10/2020 04:36 PM
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