Improper Authentication in InfiniteWP Client plugin for WordPress

Published: 2020-01-09 | Updated: 2020-02-11
Risk Medium
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2020-8772
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit Public exploit code for vulnerability #1 is available.
Vulnerable software
InfiniteWP Client
Web applications / Modules and components for CMS

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Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains information about 1 vulnerabilities.

Updated: 11.02.2020

Updated vulnerability description, assigned CVE-ID.

1) Improper Authentication

EUVDB-ID: #VU24149

Risk: Medium


CVE-ID: CVE-2020-8772

CWE-ID: CWE-287 - Improper Authentication

Exploit availability: No


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to bypass authentication process.

The vulnerability exists due to a missing authorization check in iwp_mmb_set_request in init.php. A remote attacker can bypass authentication process and gain unauthorized access to the application.


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Vulnerable software versions

InfiniteWP Client: 0.1.4 -

CPE2.3 External links

Q & A

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