CVSS 3.1 Score 7.5 of 10 (high)


Published Mar 12, 2024
Updated: Mar 13, 2024


CVE-2023-7072 is a vulnerability found in the Post Grid Combo – 36+ Gutenberg Blocks plugin for WordPress. This vulnerability affects all versions up to and including 2.2.68 of the plugin. The vulnerability allows unauthenticated attackers to exploit the 'get_posts' REST API Endpoint, leading to sensitive information exposure. Attackers can extract sensitive data such as full draft posts, password-protected posts, and even the passwords for these protected posts. The risk score for this vulnerability is 26, indicating a high severity level. Remediation for this vulnerability involves updating the affected plugin to a version that includes a fix for this issue. Organizations using this plugin should prioritize patching to prevent potential unauthorized access and data exposure.

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