Better Messages <= - Server-Side Request Forgery

Server-Side Request Forgery (SSRF)
CVE CVE-2022-41609
CVSS 7.4 (High)
Publicly Published October 21, 2022
Last Updated February 1, 2023
Researcher Dhakal Ananda


The Better Messages plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Server-Side Request Forgery in versions up to This makes it possible for authenticated attackers, with subscriber-level privileges or higher, to interact with internal network hosts via specially crafted requests and can lead to sensitive information disclosure..



Vulnerability Details for Better Messages – Live Chat for WordPress, BuddyPress, PeepSo, Ultimate Member, BuddyBoss

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug bp-better-messages (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <=
Patched Version

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