Inline Image Upload for BBPress <= 1.1.18 - Cross-Site Request Forgery via hm_bbpui_admin_page

Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF)
CVE CVE-2023-51668
CVSS 4.3 (Medium)
Publicly Published December 27, 2023
Last Updated January 22, 2024
Researcher Nguyen Xuan Chien


The Inline Image Upload for BBPress plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Cross-Site Request Forgery in versions up to, and including, 1.1.18. This is due to missing or incorrect nonce validation on the hm_bbpui_admin_page function. This makes it possible for unauthenticated attackers to trigger a cleanup via a forged request granted they can trick a site administrator into performing an action such as clicking on a link.



Vulnerability Details for Inline Image Upload for BBPress

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug image-upload-for-bbpress (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 1.1.19, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 1.1.18
Patched Version
  • 1.1.19

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