Captcha by BestWebSoft <= 5.2.0 - Captcha Bypass

Guessable CAPTCHA
CVE CVE-2024-31295
CVSS 5.3 (Medium)
Publicly Published April 5, 2024
Last Updated April 11, 2024
Researcher qilin_99


The Captcha by BestWebSoft for WordPress is vulnerable to CAPTCHA Bypass in versions up to, and including, 5.2.0. This makes it possible for unauthenticated attackers to bypass the Captcha Verification.



Vulnerability Details for Captcha by BestWebSoft – Spam Protection, Security Plugin for WordPress Forms

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug captcha-bws (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 5.2.1, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 5.2.0
Patched Version
  • 5.2.1

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