Login with phone number <= 1.5.6 - Cross-Site Request Forgery to User Password Change

Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF)
CVE CVE-2023-4916
CVSS 8.8 (High)
Publicly Published September 12, 2023
Last Updated September 25, 2023
Researcher István Márton - Wordfence


The Login with phone number plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Cross-Site Request Forgery in versions up to, and including, 1.5.6. This is due to missing nonce validation on the 'lwp_update_password_action' function. This makes it possible for unauthenticated attackers to change user password via a forged request granted they can trick a site administrator into performing an action such as clicking on a link.



Vulnerability Details for Login with phone number

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug login-with-phone-number (view on wordpress.org)
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 1.5.7, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 1.5.6
Patched Version
  • 1.5.7

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