Checkout Mestres WP <= - Authentication Bypass via Password Reset

Weak Password Recovery Mechanism for Forgotten Password
CVE CVE-2023-51472
CVSS 9.8 (Critical)
Publicly Published December 27, 2023
Last Updated February 2, 2024
Researcher Rafie Muhammad - Patchstack


The Checkout Mestres WP plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to authentication due to a weak password reset functionality in all versions up to, and including, This makes it possible for unauthenticated attackers to reset the password of arbitrary users to a guessable value based on the current time.



Vulnerability Details for Checkout Mestres do WP for WooCommerce

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

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