|Publicly Published||November 18, 2022|
|Last Updated||December 5, 2022|
The StopBadBots plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to authorization bypass due to a missing capability check on the stopbadbots_install_plugin() function in versions up to, and including, 3.04. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers with minimal permission, such as a subscriber, to install arbitrary plugins on the vulnerable site. This could be used to install additional vulnerable plugins that could aid in further compromise of the site.
|Software Slug||stopbadbots (view on wordpress.org)|
|Remediation||Update to version 7.24, or a newer patched version|
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