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Wordpress » Wordpress : Security Vulnerabilities Published In 2019 (Bypass)

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# CVE ID CWE ID # of Exploits Vulnerability Type(s) Publish Date Update Date Score Gained Access Level Access Complexity Authentication Conf. Integ. Avail.
1 CVE-2019-20043 269 Bypass 2019-12-27 2020-01-10
5.0
None Remote Low Not required None Partial None
In in wp-includes/rest-api/endpoints/class-wp-rest-posts-controller.php in WordPress 3.7 to 5.3.0, authenticated users who do not have the rights to publish a post are able to mark posts as sticky or unsticky via the REST API. For example, the contributor role does not have such rights, but this allowed them to bypass that. This has been patched in WordPress 5.3.1, along with all the previous WordPress versions from 3.7 to 5.3 via a minor release.
2 CVE-2019-20041 20 Bypass 2019-12-27 2020-01-08
7.5
None Remote Low Not required Partial Partial Partial
wp_kses_bad_protocol in wp-includes/kses.php in WordPress before 5.3.1 mishandles the HTML5 colon named entity, allowing attackers to bypass input sanitization, as demonstrated by the javascript: substring.
Total number of vulnerabilities : 2   Page : 1 (This Page)
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