Cross-site request forgery in Social Rocket – Social Sharing Plugin for WordPress

Published: 2020-07-22
Risk Low
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2020-5611
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
Social Rocket – Social Sharing Plugin
Web applications / Modules and components for CMS

Vendor Social Rocket

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.

1) Cross-site request forgery

EUVDB-ID: #VU31743

Risk: Low


CVE-ID: CVE-2020-5611

CWE-ID: CWE-352 - Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF)

Exploit availability: No


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform cross-site request forgery attacks.

The vulnerability exists due to insufficient validation of the HTTP request origin on Settings form. A remote attacker can trick the victim to visit a specially crafted web page and perform arbitrary actions on behalf of the victim on the vulnerable website.


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Vulnerable software versions

Social Rocket – Social Sharing Plugin: 1.0.0 - 1.2.9

CPE2.3 External links

Q & A

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