CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2021-24215

Direct Request ('Forced Browsing')

Published: Apr 12, 2021 | Modified: Nov 07, 2023
CVSS 3.x
9.8
CRITICAL
Source:
NVD
CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
CVSS 2.x
10 HIGH
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

An Improper Access Control vulnerability was discovered in the Controlled Admin Access WordPress plugin before 1.5.2. Uncontrolled access to the website customization functionality and global CMS settings, like /wp-admin/customization.php and /wp-admin/options.php, can lead to a complete compromise of the target resource.

Weakness

The web application does not adequately enforce appropriate authorization on all restricted URLs, scripts, or files.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Controlled_admin_access Wpruby * *

Potential Mitigations

References