CVE-2023-4940

CVSS 3.1 Score 4.3 of 10 (medium)

Details

Published Oct 20, 2023
Updated: Nov 7, 2023
CWE ID 352

Summary

CVE-2023-4940 is a vulnerability that affects the BEAR for WordPress plugin up to version 1.1.3.3. This vulnerability is classified as a Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) and occurs due to missing or incorrect nonce validation on the woobe_bulkoperations_swap function. Unauthenticated attackers can exploit this vulnerability by tricking a site administrator into performing an action, such as clicking on a link, allowing them to manipulate products through forged requests. The risk score assigned to this vulnerability is 5 out of 10, with a medium base severity. The potential danger it poses to an organization includes potential unauthorized product manipulation and low integrity impact. Remediation would involve updating the BEAR for WordPress plugin to a version beyond 1.1.3.3 or applying any patches provided by the vendor.

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