Wordfence Intelligence Weekly WordPress Vulnerability Report (February 19, 2024 to February 25, 2024)

Wordfence Intelligence Weekly WordPress Vulnerability Report (February 19, 2024 to February 25, 2024) 🎉 Did you know we’re running a Bug Bounty Extravaganza again? Earn over 6x our usual bounty rates, up to $10,000,  for all vulnerabilities submitted through May 27th, 2024 when you opt to have Wordfence handle responsible disclosure! Last week, there were 78 vulnerabilities disclosed in 53 WordPress Plugins and 1 WordPress Theme that have been added to the Wordfence Intelligence Vulnerability Database, and there were 30 Vulnerability Researchers that contributed to WordPress Security last week. Review those vulnerabilities in this report now to ensure your site is not affected. Our mission with Wordfence Intelligence is to make valuable vulnerability information easily accessible to everyone, like the WordPress community, so individuals and organizations alike can utilize that data to make the internet more secure. That is why the Wordfence Intelligence user interface, vulnerability API, webhook integration, and Wordfence CLI Vulnerability Scanner are all completely free to access and utilize both personally and commercially, and why we are running this weekly vulnerability report. Enterprises, Hosting Providers, and even Individuals can use the Wordfence CLI Vulnerability Scanner to run regular vulnerability scans across the sites they protect. Or alternatively, utilize the vulnerability Database API to receive a complete dump of our database of over 14,000 vulnerabilities and then utilize the webhook integration to stay on top of the newest vulnerabilities added in real-time, as well as any updates made to the database, all for free . Click here to sign-up for our mailing list to receive weekly vulnerability reports like this and important WordPress Security reports in your inbox the moment they are published. New Firewall Rules Deployed Last Week The Wordfence Threat Intelligence Team reviews each vulnerability to determine impact and severity, along with assessing the likelihood of exploitation, to verify that the Wordfence Firewall provides sufficient protection. The team rolled out enhanced protection via firewall rules for the following vulnerabilities in real-time to our Premium, Care, and Response customers last week: Addon Library <= 1.3.76 – Missing Authorization to Authenticated (Subscriber+) Arbitrary File Upload Bricks <= 1.9.6 – Unauthenticated Remote Code Execution via queryEditor – Extended Protection Wordfence Premium, Care, and Response customers received this protection immediately, while users still running the free version of Wordfence will receive this enhanced protection after a 30 day delay. Total Unpatched & Patched Vulnerabilities Last Week Patch Status Number of Vulnerabilities Patched 62 Unpatched 16 Total Vulnerabilities by CVSS Severity Last Week Severity Rating Number of Vulnerabilities Low Severity 1 Medium Severity 66 High Severity 10 Critical Severity 1 Total Vulnerabilities by CWE Type Last Week Vulnerability Type by CWE Number of Vulnerabilities Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting') 24 Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) 12 Missing Authorization 12 Improper Neutralization of Script-Related HTML Tags in a Web Page (Basic XSS) 11 Improper Access Control 6 Information Exposure 3 Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory ('Path Traversal') 2 Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in an SQL Command ('SQL Injection') 2 Deserialization of Untrusted Data 1 Improper Neutralization of Special Elements in Output Used by a Downstream Component ('Injection') 1 Improper Privilege Management 1 Server-Side Request Forgery (SSRF) 1 Unprotected Storage of Credentials 1 Unrestricted Upload of File with Dangerous Type 1 Researchers That Contributed to WordPress Security Last Week Researcher Name Number of Vulnerabilities 10 10 8 5 4 4 4 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 Are you a security researcher who would like to be featured in our weekly vulnerability report? 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WordPress Plugins with Reported Vulnerabilities Last Week Software Name Software Slug 3D FlipBook – PDF Flipbook WordPress interactive-3d-flipbook-powered-physics-engine Academy LMS – eLearning and online course solution for WordPress academy Addon Library addon-library Admin side data storage for Contact Form 7 admin-side-data-storage-for-contact-form-7 Archivist – Custom Archive Templates archivist-custom-archive-templates Backup Bolt backup-bolt BackWPup – WordPress Backup Plugin backwpup Beaver Builder – WordPress Page Builder beaver-builder-lite-version Brizy – Page Builder brizy Change Table Prefix change-table-prefix Colibri Page Builder colibri-page-builder Coming Soon Maintenance Mode coming-soon-maintenance-mode Contact Form builder with drag & drop for WordPress – Kali Forms kali-forms Cost of Goods Sold (COGS): Cost & Profit Calculator for WooCommerce cost-of-goods-for-woocommerce Custom Order Statuses for WooCommerce custom-order-statuses-for-woocommerce Database Reset wordpress-database-reset Elementor Addon Elements addon-elements-for-elementor-page-builder Enhanced Text Widget enhanced-text-widget Error Log Viewer by BestWebSoft error-log-viewer Event Tickets and Registration event-tickets Featured Image from URL (FIFU) featured-image-from-url File Manager Pro wp-file-manager-pro FormFacade – WordPress plugin for Google Forms formfacade Heureka heureka KODO Qiniu kodo-qiniu Link Library link-library Maintenance Page maintenance-page Oliver POS – A WooCommerce Point of Sale (POS) oliver-pos Page Builder: Pagelayer – Drag and Drop website builder pagelayer Paid Membership Plugin, Ecommerce, User Registration Form, Login Form, User Profile & Restrict Content – ProfilePress wp-user-avatar Password Protected – Ultimate Plugin to Password Protect Your WordPress Content with Ease password-protected PeproDev Ultimate Invoice pepro-ultimate-invoice Play.ht – Make Your Blog Posts Accessible With Text to Speech Audio play-ht Plugin Groups plugin-groups Product Catalog Mode For WooCommerce woocommerce-catalog-enquiry RegistrationMagic – Custom Registration Forms, User Registration, Payment, and User Login custom-registration-form-builder-with-submission-manager Relevanssi – A Better Search relevanssi Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) scalable-vector-graphics-svg Schema & Structured Data for WP & AMP schema-and-structured-data-for-wp Simple Job Board simple-job-board Social Sharing Plugin – Sassy Social Share sassy-social-share SuperFaktura WooCommerce woocommerce-superfaktura Tabs Shortcode and Widget tabs-shortcode-and-widget Tutor LMS – eLearning and online course solution tutor Ultimate Member – User Profile, Registration, Login, Member Directory, Content Restriction & Membership Plugin ultimate-member User Feedback – Create Interactive Feedback Form, User Surveys, and Polls in Seconds userfeedback-lite WooCommerce Google Sheet Connector wc-gsheetconnector WP Event Manager – Events Calendar, Registrations, Sell Tickets with WooCommerce wp-event-manager WP Shortcodes Plugin — Shortcodes Ultimate shortcodes-ultimate wpDataTables – WordPress Data Table, Dynamic Tables & Table Charts Plugin wpdatatables WPify Woo Czech wpify-woo YARPP – Yet Another Related Posts Plugin yet-another-related-posts-plugin YML for Yandex Market yml-for-yandex-market WordPress Themes with Reported Vulnerabilities Last Week Software Name Software Slug Colibri WP colibri-wp Vulnerability Details Please note that if you run the Wordfence plugin on your WordPress site, with the scanner enabled, you should’ve already been notified if your site was affected by any of these vulnerabilities. If you’d like to receive real-time notifications whenever a vulnerability is added to the Wordfence Intelligence Vulnerability Database, check out our Slack and HTTP Webhook Integration, which is completely free to utilize. As a reminder, Wordfence has curated an industry leading vulnerability database with all known WordPress core, theme, and plugin vulnerabilities known as Wordfence Intelligence. This database is continuously updated, maintained, and populated by Wordfence’s highly credentialed and experienced vulnerability researchers through in-house vulnerability research, vulnerability researchers submitting directly to us through our Bug Bounty Program, and by monitoring varying sources to capture all publicly available WordPress vulnerability information and adding additional context where we can. Click here to sign-up for our mailing list to receive weekly vulnerability reports like this and important WordPress Security reports in your inbox the moment they are published.

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