CVSS 3.1 Score 5.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Oct 10, 2023
Updated: Oct 14, 2023
CWE ID 352


CVE-2023-44996 is a Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) vulnerability found in the Naresh Parmar Post View Count plugin, affecting versions up to 1.8.2. This vulnerability has a base severity of MEDIUM, with a base score of 5.4 according to the CVSS v3.1 rating system. The exploitability score is 2.8, indicating that it is moderately easy to exploit, and user interaction is required for exploitation. The potential impact of this vulnerability is low, with low integrity and no confidentiality impact. However, it poses a risk to organizations as it can allow attackers to perform unauthorized actions on behalf of authenticated users through forged requests. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update their Naresh Parmar Post View Count plugin to a version that is not affected by the CSRF vulnerability.

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