ProfileGrid <= 5.5.1 - Missing Authorization to User Import

Missing Authorization
CVE CVE-2023-3403
CVSS 5.4 (Medium)
Publicly Published July 17, 2023
Last Updated July 18, 2023
Researcher István Márton - Wordfence


The ProfileGrid plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to unauthorized modification of data due to a missing capability check on the 'pm_upload_csv' function in versions up to, and including, 5.5.1. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers, with subscriber-level permissions or above to import new users and update existing users.



1 affected software package

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug profilegrid-user-profiles-groups-and-communities (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 5.5.2, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 5.5.1
Patched Version
  • 5.5.2

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