CVE-2020-7916

Published on: 03/16/2020 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:23:53 PM UTC

CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Certain versions of Learnpress from Thimpress contain the following vulnerability:

be_teacher in class-lp-admin-ajax.php in the LearnPress plugin 3.2.6.5 and earlier for WordPress allows any registered user to assign itself the teacher role via the wp-admin/admin-ajax.php?action=learnpress_be_teacher URI without any additional permission checks. Therefore, any user can change its role to an instructor/teacher and gain access to otherwise restricted data.

  • CVE-2020-7916 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.

CVSS3 Score: 6.5 - MEDIUM

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
NETWORK LOW LOW NONE
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED HIGH NONE NONE

CVSS2 Score: 4 - MEDIUM

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK LOW SINGLE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
PARTIAL NONE NONE

CVE References

Description Tags Link
LearnPress – WordPress LMS Plugin – WordPress plugin | WordPress.org Release Notes
Third Party Advisory
wordpress.org
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM wordpress.org/plugins/learnpress/#developers

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationThimpressLearnpressAllAllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:thimpress:learnpress:*:*:*:*:*:wordpress:*:*:
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