CVE-2021-24197 Detail

Current Description

The wpDataTables – Tables & Table Charts premium WordPress plugin before 3.4.2 has Improper Access Control. A low privilege authenticated user that visits the page where the table is published can tamper the parameters to access the data of another user that are present in the same table by taking over the user permissions on the table through formdata[wdt_ID] parameter. By exploiting this issue an attacker is able to access and manage the data of all users in the same table.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  8.1 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N


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Hyperlink Resource
https://n4nj0.github.io/advisories/wordpress-plugin-wpdatatables-ii/ Third Party Advisory 
https://wpdatatables.com/help/whats-new-changelog/ Release Notes  Vendor Advisory 
https://wpscan.com/vulnerability/a56c04a4-dda0-4a7f-a525-d0349a1fda2b Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-284 Improper Access Control Provider acceptance level WPScan  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2021-24197
NVD Published Date:
04/12/2021
NVD Last Modified:
04/13/2021
Source:
WPScan