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CVE-2020-5244 Detail

Current Description

In BuddyPress before 5.1.2, requests to a certain REST API endpoint can result in private user data getting exposed. Authentication is not needed. This has been patched in version 5.1.2.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Nist CVSS score does not match with CNA score
CNA:  GitHub, Inc.
Base Score: 8.0 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
https://buddypress.org/2020/01/buddypress-5-1-2/ Release Notes Vendor Advisory
https://github.com/buddypress/BuddyPress/commit/39294680369a0c992290577a9d740f4a2f2c2ca3 Patch Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/buddypress/BuddyPress/security/advisories/GHSA-3j78-7m59-r7gv Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor NIST  
CWE-284 Improper Access Control GitHub, Inc.  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:buddypress:buddypress:*:*:*:*:*:wordpress:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
5.0.0
Up to (excluding)
5.1.2


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2020-5244
NVD Published Date:
02/24/2020
NVD Last Modified:
02/25/2020