Improper access control in ShareThis Dashboard for Google Analytics plugin for WordPress

Published: 2022-11-24
Risk Medium
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2022-45851
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
ShareThis Dashboard for Google Analytics
Web applications / Modules and components for CMS

Vendor ShareThis

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one medium risk vulnerability.

1) Improper access control

EUVDB-ID: #VU69573

Risk: Medium


CVE-ID: CVE-2022-45851

CWE-ID: CWE-284 - Improper Access Control

Exploit availability: No


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain unauthorized access to otherwise restricted functionality.

The vulnerability exists due to improper access restrictions. A remote user can bypass implemented security restrictions and gain unauthorized access to the application.


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Vulnerable software versions

ShareThis Dashboard for Google Analytics: 1.0.7 - 3.1.2

CPE2.3 External links

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?