SP Project & Document Manager <= 4.70 - Authenticated (Subscriber+) Arbitrary Folder Name Update

Authorization Bypass Through User-Controlled Key
CVE CVE-2024-1693
CVSS 4.3 (Medium)
Publicly Published May 7, 2024
Last Updated May 9, 2024
Researcher fewwords huang


The SP Project & Document Manager plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to unauthorized modification of data due to a missing capability check on the cdm_save_category AJAX action in all versions up to, and including, 4.70. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers, with subscriber-level access and above, to update arbitrary folder name that do not belong to them.



Vulnerability Details for SP Project & Document Manager

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug sp-client-document-manager (view on wordpress.org)
Patched? No
Remediation No known patch available. Please review the vulnerability's details in depth and employ mitigations based on your organization's risk tolerance. It may be best to uninstall the affected software and find a replacement.
Affected Version
  • <= 4.70

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