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vulnerability CVE-2019-12240

WordPress virim: privilege escalation

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass restrictions of WordPress virim, in order to escalate his privileges.
Vulnerable products: WordPress Plugins ~ not comprehensive.
Severity of this weakness: 2/4.
Consequences of a hack: administrator access/rights, privileged access/rights.
Hacker's origin: document.
Creation date: 21/05/2019.
Références of this bulletin: CVE-2019-12240, VIGILANCE-VUL-29370.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass restrictions of WordPress virim, in order to escalate his privileges.
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