The Events Calendar <= - Unauthenticated Sensitive Information Exposure

Missing Authorization
CVE CVE-2023-6557
CVSS 5.3 (Medium)
Publicly Published January 12, 2024
Last Updated February 5, 2024
Researcher Nicolas Decayeux - Patrowl


The The Events Calendar plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Sensitive Information Exposure in all versions up to, and including, via the route function hooked into wp_ajax_nopriv_tribe_dropdown. This makes it possible for unauthenticated attackers to extract potentially sensitive data including post titles and IDs of pending, private and draft posts.



Vulnerability Details for The Events Calendar

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug the-events-calendar (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 6.2.9, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <=
Patched Version
  • 6.2.9

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