CVSS 3.1 Score 5.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Apr 29, 2024
Updated: Apr 30, 2024
CWE ID 862


CVE-2024-33588 is a vulnerability classified as "MISSING AUTHORIZATION" (CWE-862) that affects the Knowledge Base documentation & wiki plugin - BasePress version n/a through 2.16.1. The risk score is 25, with a base severity of MEDIUM and base score of 5.4. It requires low privileges and no user interaction, with an attack vector through the network. The integrity impact is low, and there is no confidentiality impact. The exploitability score is 2.8, indicating a medium level of exploitability. The potential danger to organizations using this plugin is that unauthorized users may gain access to sensitive information or perform unauthorized actions on the system. To remediate this vulnerability, affected organizations should update to the latest version of the BasePress plugin that addresses the missing authorization issue.

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