|Publicly Published||November 9, 2022|
|Last Updated||January 18, 2023|
The WordPress REST API Authentication plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Cross-Site Request Forgery in versions up to, and including, 2.4.0. This is due to missing or incorrect nonce validation on the 'save_temporary_data' function. This makes it possible for unauthenticated attackers to make plugin settings changes via a forged request granted they can trick a site administrator into performing an action such as clicking on a link.
|Software Slug||wp-rest-api-authentication (view on wordpress.org)|
|Remediation||Update to version 2.4.1, or a newer patched version|
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