Phone Orders for WooCommerce <= 3.7.1 - Missing Authorization

Missing Authorization
CVE CVE-2022-41655
CVSS 6.5 (Medium)
Publicly Published October 24, 2022
Last Updated January 22, 2024
Researcher István Márton - Wordfence


The Phone Orders for WooCommerce plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to authorization bypass due to a missing capability check on the ajax_gate function which controls many additional functions also missing capability checks, in versions up to, and including, 3.7.1. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers, with subscriber-level permissions and above, to obtain order information and other sensitive data.



Vulnerability Details for Phone Orders for WooCommerce

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug phone-orders-for-woocommerce (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 3.7.2, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 3.7.1
Patched Version
  • 3.7.2

Did you know Wordfence Intelligence provides free personal and commercial API access to our comprehensive WordPress vulnerability database, along with a free webhook integration to stay on top of the latest vulnerabilities added and updated in the database? Get started today!

Learn more

Want to get notified of the latest vulnerabilities that may affect your WordPress site?
Install Wordfence on your site today to get notified immediately if your site is affected by a vulnerability that has been added to our database.

Get Wordfence

The Wordfence Intelligence WordPress vulnerability database is completely free to access and query via API. Please review the documentation on how to access and consume the vulnerability data via API.