Really Simple SSL <= 7.2.3 - Authenticated (Admin+) Server-Side Request Forgery

5.5
Server-Side Request Forgery (SSRF)
CVE CVE-2024-31229
CVSS 5.5 (Medium)
Publicly Published April 16, 2024
Last Updated April 25, 2024
Researcher Ananda Dhakal

Description

The Really Simple SSL plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Server-Side Request Forgery in all versions up to, and including, 7.2.3. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers, with administrator-level access and above, to make web requests to arbitrary locations originating from the web application which can be used to query and modify information from internal services.

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Vulnerability Details for Really Simple SSL

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug really-simple-ssl (view on wordpress.org)
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 8.0.0, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 7.2.3
Patched Version
  • 8.0.0

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