EventON - WordPress Virtual Event Calendar Plugin <= 4.5.4 (Pro) & <= 2.2.7 (Free) - Missing Authorization via config_virtual_event

Missing Authorization
CVE CVE-2024-0236
CVSS 5.3 (Medium)
Publicly Published January 10, 2024
Last Updated February 6, 2024
Researcher Erwan LR - WPScan


Multiple plugins and/or themes for WordPress are vulnerable to unauthorized access of data due to a missing capability check on the config_virtual_event() function in various versions. This makes it possible for unauthenticated attackers to retrieve the settings of arbitrary virtual events which can contain password data.



Vulnerability Details for EventON

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug eventon-lite (view on wordpress.org)
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 2.2.8, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 2.2.7
Patched Version
  • 2.2.8

1 other affected software package

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug eventon
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 4.5.5, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 4.5.4
Patched Version
  • 4.5.5

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