Real Estate Directory <= 1.0.4 - Missing Authorization to Authenticated (Subscriber+) Arbitrary Plugin Activation

Missing Authorization
CVE CVE-2023-28532
CVSS 4.3 (Medium)
Publicly Published March 17, 2023
Last Updated March 21, 2023
Researcher Dave Jong - Patchstack Alliance


The Real Estate Directory themes for WordPress is vulnerable to unauthorized modification of data due to a missing capability check on the rdm_activate_plugin function in versions up to, and including, 1.0.4. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers with subscriber-level permissions and above to activate arbitrary plugins on a vulnerable site.



1 affected software package

Software Type Theme
Software Slug real-estate-directory (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 1.0.5, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 1.0.4
Patched Version
  • 1.0.5

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