National Vulnerability Database

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CVE-2019-15896 Detail

Current Description

An issue was discovered in the LifterLMS plugin through 3.34.5 for WordPress. The upload_import function in the class.llms.admin.import.php script is prone to an unauthenticated options import vulnerability that could lead to privilege escalation (administrator account creation), website redirection, and stored XSS.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.1 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.8 CRITICAL
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (V3.1 legend)
Impact Score: 5.9
Exploitability Score: 3.9


Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): High
Integrity (I): High
Availability (A): High

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
https://blog.nintechnet.com/critical-vulnerability-fixed-in-wordpress-lifterlms-plugin/ Exploit Third Party Advisory
https://wordpress.org/plugins/lifterlms/#developers Release Notes
https://wpvulndb.com/vulnerabilities/9871 Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Privilege Management (CWE-269)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:lifterlms:lifterlms:*:*:*:*:*:wordpress:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
3.34.5


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-15896
NVD Published Date:
09/10/2019
NVD Last Modified:
09/11/2019