DX-auto-save-images <= 1.4.0 - Cross-Site Request Forgery

Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF)
CVE CVE-2023-40671
CVSS 4.3 (Medium)
Publicly Published August 21, 2023
Last Updated January 22, 2024
Researcher Skalucy


The DX-auto-save-images plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Cross-Site Request Forgery in versions up to, and including, 1.4.0. This is due to missing or incorrect nonce validation on one of its functions. This makes it possible for unauthenticated attackers to invoke this function via a forged request granted they can trick a site administrator into performing an action such as clicking on a link. The exact impact is unknown.



Vulnerability Details for DX-auto-save-images

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug dx-auto-save-images (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
  • <= 1.4.0

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