CVSS 3.1 Score 4.3 of 10 (medium)


Published Nov 22, 2023
Updated: Nov 27, 2023
CWE ID 862


CVE-2023-5416 is a vulnerability in the Funnelforms Free plugin for WordPress, affecting versions up to and including 3.4. It allows authenticated attackers with subscriber-level permissions and above to delete categories due to a missing capability check on the fnsf_delete_category function. The risk score is 5, indicating a medium severity level. The base score is 4.3, with low privileges required and no user interaction necessary. The attack vector is through the network, and the impact on integrity is low while there is no impact on confidentiality. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update their Funnelforms Free plugin to a version that includes the necessary capability check. This vulnerability poses a potential danger to organizations using the affected plugin as it could lead to unauthorized modification of data and disruption of website functionality.

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