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CVE-2021-24788 Detail

Description

The Batch Cat WordPress plugin through 0.3 defines 3 custom AJAX actions, which both require authentication but are available for all roles. As a result, any authenticated user (including simple subscribers) can add/set/delete arbitrary categories to posts.


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Hyperlink Resource
https://wpscan.com/vulnerability/f8fdff8a-f158-46e8-94f1-f051a6c5608b Exploit  Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other cwe source acceptance level NIST  
CWE-863 Incorrect Authorization Provider acceptance level WPScan  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2021-24788
NVD Published Date:
11/08/2021
NVD Last Modified:
07/30/2022
Source:
WPScan