Discount Rules for WooCommerce <= 2.0.2 - Missing Authorization

Missing Authorization
CVSS 6.3 (Medium)
Publicly Published August 20, 2020
Last Updated January 22, 2024
Researcher Patchstack - Patchstack


The Discount Rules for WooCommerce plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to missing authorization via several AJAX actions in versions up to, and including, 2.0.2 due to missing capability checks on various functions. This makes it possible for subscriber-level attackers to execute various actions and perform a wide variety of actions such as modifying rules and saving configurations.

Wordfence blocked 110 attacks targeting this vulnerability in the past 24 hours.



Vulnerability Details for Discount Rules for WooCommerce – Create Smart WooCommerce Coupons & Discounts, Bulk Discount, BOGO Coupons

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug woo-discount-rules (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 2.1.0, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 2.0.2
Patched Version
  • 2.1.0

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