Category Discount Woocommerce <= 4.12 - Missing Authorization via wpcd_save_discount()

Missing Authorization
CVE CVE-2024-0617
CVSS 5.3 (Medium)
Publicly Published January 24, 2024
Last Updated January 25, 2024
Researcher Krzysztof Zając - CERT PL


The Category Discount Woocommerce plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to unauthorized modification of data due to a missing capability check on the wpcd_save_discount() function in all versions up to, and including, 4.12. This makes it possible for unauthenticated attackers to modify product category discounts that could lead to loss of revenue.



Vulnerability Details for Category Discount Woocommerce

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug woo-product-category-discount (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 4.13, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 4.12
Patched Version
  • 4.13

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