Branded Social Images <= 1.1.0 - Missing Authorization leading to Unauthenticated Plugin Settings Updates

5.3
Missing Authorization
CVE CVE-2023-28536
CVSS 5.3 (Medium)
Publicly Published March 20, 2023
Last Updated March 23, 2023
Researcher Yuki Haruma

Description

The Branded Social Images plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to unauthorized modification of data due to a missing capability check on the 'process_post' function in versions up to, and including, 1.1.0. This makes it possible for unauthenticated attackers to view and change the plugin settings.

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1 affected software package

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug branded-social-images (view on wordpress.org)
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 1.1.1, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 1.1.0
Patched Version
  • 1.1.1

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