CVSS 3.1 Score 6.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Sep 16, 2023
Updated: Nov 7, 2023


The vulnerability with the CVE ID CVE-2023-4994 affects the Allow PHP in Posts and Pages plugin for WordPress in versions up to and including 3.0.4. It allows authenticated attackers with subscriber-level permissions or higher to execute code on the server using the 'php' shortcode. The risk score for this vulnerability is 26, indicating a medium severity level. The exploitability score is 3.1, and it requires low privileges and no user interaction. The attack vector is through the network, and the impact on integrity and confidentiality is low. Remediation measures should be taken to address this vulnerability to prevent potential danger to organizations using this plugin.

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