WPS Limit Login <= 1.5.7 - Race Condition

Concurrent Execution using Shared Resource with Improper Synchronization ('Race Condition')
CVE CVE-2023-39160
CVSS 3.7 (Low)
Publicly Published July 26, 2023
Last Updated August 24, 2023
Researcher konagash


The WPS Limit Login plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Race Condition in versions up to, and including, 1.5.7. The exact implications are not known, but this vulnerability may potentially allow an unauthenticated attacker to bypass limiting features of the plugin under certain circumstances or circumvent other features.



1 affected software package

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug wps-limit-login (view on wordpress.org)
Patched? No
Remediation No known patch available. Please review the vulnerability's details in depth and employ mitigations based on your organization's risk tolerance. It may be best to uninstall the affected software and find a replacement.
Affected Version
  • <= 1.5.7

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