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CVE-2021-24867 Detail

Current Description

Numerous Plugins and Themes from the AccessPress Themes (aka Access Keys) vendor are backdoored due to their website being compromised. Only plugins and themes downloaded via the vendor website are affected, and those hosted on wordpress.org are not. However, all of them were updated or removed to avoid any confusion


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
https://jetpack.com/2022/01/18/backdoor-found-in-themes-and-plugins-from-accesspress-themes/ Exploit  Third Party Advisory 
https://wpscan.com/vulnerability/9c76bada-fa32-4c2f-9855-d0efd1e63eff Exploit  Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-912 Hidden Functionality Provider acceptance level WPScan  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2021-24867
NVD Published Date:
02/21/2022
NVD Last Modified:
03/02/2022
Source:
WPScan