CVE-2023-3869

CVSS 3.1 Score 5.3 of 10 (medium)

Details

Published Oct 20, 2023
Updated: Nov 7, 2023
CWE ID 862

Summary

CVE-2023-3869 is a vulnerability that affects the wpDiscuz plugin for WordPress versions up to and including 7.6.3. The vulnerability allows unauthenticated attackers to modify data by exploiting a missing authorization check on the voteOnComment function. This enables them to manipulate the rating of a comment, either increasing or decreasing it. The potential danger this vulnerability poses to organizations is considered medium, with a base severity score of 5.3 out of 10. To remediate this vulnerability, users are advised to update their wpDiscuz plugin to a version that includes the fix for this issue.

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