Demo My WordPress <= - Unauthenticated Privilege Escalation

Incorrect Privilege Assignment
CVE CVE-2024-31290
CVSS 9.8 (Critical)
Publicly Published April 5, 2024
Last Updated April 11, 2024
Researcher Dave Jong - Patchstack


The Demo My WordPress plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to privilege escalation in all versions up to, and including, This is due to insufficient verification on privilege assignment. This makes it possible for unauthenticated attackers to gain elevated access to a vulnerable site.



Vulnerability Details for Demo My WordPress

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug demo-my-wordpress
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 1.1.0, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <=
Patched Version
  • 1.1.0

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