#VU22979 Cross-site request forgery


Published: 2019-11-26

Vulnerability identifier: #VU22979

Vulnerability risk: Low

CVSSv3.1: 5.3 [CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2019-6027

CWE-ID: CWE-352

Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
WP Spell Check
Web applications / Modules and components for CMS

Vendor: Persyo

Description

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. 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.

Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

WP Spell Check: 1.0 - 7.1.9


CPE

External links
http://wpvulndb.com/vulnerabilities/9956/


Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.


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