Vigil@nce - WordPress Two Factor Authentication: Cross Site Request Forgery
February 2019 by Vigil@nce
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SYNTHESIS OF THE VULNERABILITY
An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Request Forgery of WordPress Two Factor Authentication, in order to force the victim to perform operations.
Impacted products: WordPress Plugins not comprehensive.
Consequences: user access/rights.
Provenance: internet client.
Confidence: confirmed by the editor (5/5).
Creation date: 20/12/2018.
DESCRIPTION OF THE VULNERABILITY
The Two Factor Authentication plugin can be installed on WordPress.
However, the origin of queries is not checked. They can for example originate from an image included in an HTML document.
An attacker can therefore trigger a Cross Site Request Forgery of WordPress Two Factor Authentication, in order to force the victim to perform operations.
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