CVSS 3.1 Score 4.3 of 10 (medium)


Published Dec 7, 2023
Updated: Dec 11, 2023
CWE ID 862


CVE-2023-5713 is a vulnerability in the System Dashboard plugin for WordPress, affecting all versions up to and including 2.8.7. The vulnerability allows authenticated attackers with subscriber-level access and above to retrieve potentially sensitive option values and deserialize their content due to a missing capability check on the sd_option_value() function hooked via an AJAX action. The risk score for this vulnerability is 5, with a base severity of MEDIUM. The exploitability score is 2.8, and the base score is 4.3. The potential danger to organizations includes unauthorized access to sensitive data, although the confidentiality impact is rated as LOW. Remediation steps are not provided in the given information, and no analysis description is available at this time.

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