Photo Gallery, Images, Slider in Rbs Image Gallery <= 3.2.9 - Missing Authorization

Missing Authorization
CVE CVE-2022-45841
CVSS 8.1 (High)
Publicly Published December 12, 2022
Last Updated January 22, 2024
Researcher Tien Nguyen Ahn - Patchstack Alliance


The Robo Gallery plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to authorization bypass due to a missing capability check on several AJAX actions in versions up to, and including, 3.2.9. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers, with subscriber-level permissions and above, to create articles, list posts, activate and deactivate addons and reset gallery view counts. Furthermore, several of these AJAX actions were missing Cross-Site Request Forgery Protection.



Vulnerability Details for Photo Gallery, Images, Slider in Rbs Image Gallery

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug robo-gallery (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 3.2.11, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 3.2.9
Patched Version
  • 3.2.11

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