CVE-2021-24377 Detail

Current Description

The Autoptimize WordPress plugin before 2.7.8 attempts to remove potential malicious files from the extracted archive uploaded via the 'Import Settings' feature, however this is not sufficient to protect against RCE as a race condition can be achieved in between the moment the file is extracted on the disk but not yet removed. It is a bypass of CVE-2020-24948.


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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:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
https://wpscan.com/vulnerability/85c0a564-2e56-413d-bc3a-1039343207e4 Exploit  Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-362 Concurrent Execution using Shared Resource with Improper Synchronization ('Race Condition') cwe source acceptance level NIST   Provider acceptance level WPScan  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2021-24377
NVD Published Date:
06/21/2021
NVD Last Modified:
06/29/2021
Source:
WPScan