GDPR Cookie Compliance <= 4.0.2 - Authenticated Settings Reset



Description
The gdpr_cookie_compliance_reset_settings AJAX action registered for authenticated users lacks authorisation and CSRF checks, allowing unauthorised authenticated users to call it, which would result in the settings being reset.

Affects Plugin

fixed in version 4.0.3

References

URL https://blog.nintechnet.com/wordpress-gdpr-cookie-compliance-plugin-fixed-authenticated-settings-deletion-vulnerability/

Classification

Type PRIVESC
OWASP Top 10 A2: Broken Authentication and Session Management
CWE CWE-269

Miscellaneous

Original Researcher Jerome Bruandet (Nintechnet.com)
Views 165288
Verified No
WPVDB ID 9984

Timeline

Publicly Published 2019-12-27 (3 months ago)
Added 2019-12-27 (3 months ago)
Last Updated 2019-12-28 (3 months ago)

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