CVSS 3.1 Score 4.3 of 10 (medium)


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


CVE-2023-5714 is a vulnerability that affects the System Dashboard plugin for WordPress up to version 2.8.7. The vulnerability allows authenticated attackers with subscriber-level access or higher to retrieve data key specs due to a missing capability check on the sd_db_specs() function. The risk score for this vulnerability is 5, indicating a medium severity level. The base score is 4.3, with low privileges required and no user interaction necessary. The potential danger it poses to an organization is low confidentiality impact, but no integrity or availability impact. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update their System Dashboard plugin to the latest version available.


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