YIT Plugin Framework up to 3.3.8 on WordPress yit-plugin-panel-wc.php privileges management

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A vulnerability classified as critical has been found in YIT Plugin Framework up to 3.3.8 on WordPress (WordPress Plugin). Affected is an unknown functionality in the library plugin-fw/lib/yit-plugin-panel-wc.php. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privileges management vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-269. The product does not properly assign, modify, track, or check privileges for an actor, creating an unintended sphere of control for that actor. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

plugin-fw/lib/yit-plugin-panel-wc.php in the YIT Plugin Framework through 3.3.8 for WordPress allows authenticated options changes.

The weakness was shared 10/31/2019. This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2019-16251 since 09/11/2019. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. The successful exploitation needs a authentication. There are known technical details, but no exploit is available. The MITRE ATT&CK project declares the attack technique as T1068.

By approaching the search of inurl:plugin-fw/lib/yit-plugin-panel-wc.php it is possible to find vulnerable targets with Google Hacking.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.





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Class: Privileges management
CWE: CWE-269 / CWE-266

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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09/11/2019 🔍
10/31/2019 +50 days 🔍
11/01/2019 +1 days 🔍
02/01/2024 +1553 days 🔍


Advisory: blog.nintechnet.com
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2019-16251 (🔍)


Created: 11/01/2019 07:05 AM
Updated: 02/01/2024 09:02 AM
Changes: 11/01/2019 07:05 AM (35), 11/01/2019 07:10 AM (18), 02/01/2024 09:02 AM (3)
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