Vulnerability identifier: #VU27910
Vulnerability risk: High
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: No
Vendor: google on WordPress.org
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to escalate privileges on the system.
The vulnerability exists due to the lack of capability checks on the "admin_enqueue_scripts" action. A remote authenticated attacker can become a Google Search Console owner for any site running the affected plugin.
Install updates from vendor's website.
Vulnerable software versions
Site Kit by Google: 1.0.0 - 1.7.1
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote authenticated user via the Internet.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability. However, proof of concept for this vulnerability is available.