Cost of Goods for WooCommerce <= 2.8.6 - Missing Authorization in save_costs

Missing Authorization
CVE CVE-2023-23868
CVSS 6.5 (Medium)
Publicly Published February 6, 2023
Last Updated February 13, 2023
Researcher Cat


The Cost of Goods for WooCommerce plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to unauthorized modification of data due to a missing capability check on the save_costs function in versions up to, and including, 2.8.6. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers, with contributor-level permissions and above, to perform an unauthorized edit or save of prices.



1 affected software package

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug cost-of-goods-for-woocommerce (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 2.8.7, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 2.8.6
Patched Version
  • 2.8.7

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