OptinMonster <= 1.1.4.5 - Execution of Arbitrary Shortcodes

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Description
Unauthenticated users are able to execute arbitrary WordPress shortcodes via a simple HTTP GET request. While the command is protected by a nonce, the nonce is leaked on every page load.

Affects

Plugin optinmonster
fixed in version 1.1.4.6

References

URL http://www.pritect.net/blog/optinmonster-1-1-4-6-security-vulnerability

Classification

Type AUTHBYPASS
OWASP Top 10 A2: Broken Authentication and Session Management
CWE CWE-287

Miscellaneous

Submitter James Golovich
Submitter Website http://pritect.net
Submitter Twitter Pritect
Views 136
Verified No
WPVDB ID 8420

Timeline

Publicly Published 2016-03-22 (9 months ago)
Added 2016-03-22 (9 months ago)
Last Updated 2016-04-01 (8 months ago)

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