Under Construction / Maintenance Mode from Acurax <= 2.6 - Unauthenticated IP Spoofing

Use of Less Trusted Source
CVE CVE-2024-35749
CVSS 5.3 (Medium)
Publicly Published June 6, 2024
Last Updated June 12, 2024
Researcher Mika


The Under Construction / Maintenance Mode from Acurax plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to IP Address Spoofing in all versions up to, and including, 2.6 due to insufficient IP address validation and/or use of user-supplied HTTP headers as a primary method for IP retrieval. This makes it possible for unauthenticated attackers to bypass controls.



Vulnerability Details for Under Construction / Maintenance Mode from Acurax

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug coming-soon-maintenance-mode-from-acurax (view on wordpress.org)
Patched? No
Remediation No known patch available. Please review the vulnerability's details in depth and employ mitigations based on your organization's risk tolerance. It may be best to uninstall the affected software and find a replacement.
Affected Version
  • <= 2.6

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