CVSS 3.1 Score 4.3 of 10 (medium)


Published Jan 3, 2024
Updated: Jan 10, 2024


CVE-2023-6980 is a Cross-Site Request Forgery vulnerability found in the WP SMS – Messaging & SMS Notification for WordPress, WooCommerce, GravityForms, etc plugin for WordPress versions up to and including 6.5. The vulnerability arises due to missing or incorrect nonce validation on the 'delete' action of the wp-sms-subscribers page. This allows unauthenticated attackers to delete subscribers by tricking a site administrator into clicking on a link. The vulnerability poses a medium risk with a base severity of 4.3 and an exploitability score of 2.8. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update the plugin to the latest version available.

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