CVSS Score of 10 (low)


Published Jul 1, 2023
Updated: Nov 7, 2023
CWE ID 352


The vulnerability with CVE ID CVE-2020-36747 affects the Lightweight Sidebar Manager plugin for WordPress versions up to and including 1.1.4. It is a Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) vulnerability caused by missing or incorrect nonce validation on the metabox_save() function. This allows unauthenticated attackers to save metbox data through a forged request if they can manipulate a site administrator into taking an action, such as clicking on a link. The risk score associated with this vulnerability is 10, indicating a high level of danger to organizations. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update to a version of the plugin that has addressed the issue.

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