CVE-2023-6009

CVSS 3.1 Score 8.8 of 10 (high)

Details

Published Nov 22, 2023
Updated: Nov 29, 2023

Summary

CVE-2023-6009 is a vulnerability found in the UserPro plugin for WordPress, affecting versions up to and including 5.1.4. This vulnerability allows authenticated attackers, even with minimal permissions like a subscriber, to escalate their privileges by modifying their user role through the 'wp_capabilities' parameter during a profile update. The vulnerability has a high severity rating with a base score of 8.8 and poses a potential danger to organizations using the affected versions of UserPro. To remediate this vulnerability, it is recommended to update the UserPro plugin to the latest version that addresses the issue.

Share

Explore Beyond the CVE Basics with Recorded Future's Vulnerability Intelligence

Note: This is just a basic overview providing quick insights into CVE-2023-6009 information. Gain full access to comprehensive CVE data, risk scores, prioritization, and mitigation data through Recorded Future's Vulnerability Intelligence:
  • Prioritize with Risk-Based Scoring
  • Explore the Extensive Vulnerability Database
  • Receive Early Alerts on Emerging CVEs
  • Focus on Critical Exploitable Vulnerabilities
  • Streamline Remediation with Integration Options