VK Blocks <= - Authenticated(Contributor+) Settings Update

Improper Authorization
CVE CVE-2023-0583
CVSS 4.3 (Medium)
Publicly Published June 2, 2023
Last Updated January 22, 2024
Researcher Ram - Wordfence


The VK Blocks plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to improper authorization via the REST 'update_vk_blocks_options' function in versions up to, and including, This allows authenticated attackers, with contributor-level permissions or above, to change plugin settings including default icons.



Vulnerability Details for VK Blocks

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

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