CVSS Score of 10 (low)


Published Dec 7, 2023
Updated: Dec 12, 2023
CWE ID 307


CVE-2023-35039, also known as Improper Restriction of Excessive Authentication Attempts, is a vulnerability that affects the Password Reset with Code for WordPress REST API from version n/a through 0.0.15. This vulnerability allows for Authentication Abuse. It poses a high risk to organizations, with a base severity rating of "CRITICAL" and a base score of 9.8 out of 10. The vulnerability does not require any privileges or user interaction to exploit and can be exploited remotely over a network. It has a high impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. To remediate this vulnerability, organizations should update the affected product to a version that addresses the issue.


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