Booked <= 2.2.5 - Missing Authorization on AJAX Actions

Missing Authorization
CVSS 8.8 (High)
Publicly Published February 29, 2020
Last Updated January 22, 2024
Researcher Noman Riffat


The Booked plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to authorization bypass due to missing capability checks on several functions hooked via AJAX actions in versions up to, and including, 2.2.5. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers with subscriber-level permissions and above to execute several unauthorized actions.



Vulnerability Details for Booked - Appointment Booking for WordPress

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug booked
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 2.2.6, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • < 2.2.6
Patched Version
  • 2.2.6

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