CVE-2023-5532

CVSS 3.1 Score 6.1 of 10 (medium)

Details

Published Nov 7, 2023
Updated: Nov 14, 2023
CWE ID 352

Summary

CVE-2023-5532 is a vulnerability affecting the ImageMapper plugin for WordPress versions up to and including 1.2.6. This vulnerability allows unauthenticated attackers to perform Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) attacks by exploiting missing or incorrect nonce validation on the 'imgmap_save_area_title' function. By tricking a site administrator into clicking on a link, attackers can update the post title and inject malicious JavaScript via a forged request. The risk score for this vulnerability is 5, with a base severity of MEDIUM. Remediating this vulnerability requires updating the affected plugin to a version that includes proper nonce validation.

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