CVSS 3.1 Score 4.3 of 10 (medium)


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


CVE-2023-5417 is a vulnerability affecting the Funnelforms Free plugin for WordPress up to version 3.4. The vulnerability allows authenticated attackers with subscriber-level permissions and above to modify the Funnelforms category for a specific post ID, due to a missing capability check on the fnsf_update_category function. The risk score for this vulnerability is 5, indicating a medium severity level. The National Vulnerability Database (NVD) rates the exploitability score at 2.8 and identifies the attack vector as network-based with low complexity. The potential impact includes low integrity impact and no confidentiality impact, with an availability impact of none. Remediation steps are not provided in the available information, but organizations using Funnelforms Free plugin should update it to the latest version to mitigate this vulnerability and prevent unauthorized data modification.

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