Cross-Site Request Forgery in WordPress Download Manager Plugin

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Cross-Site Request Forgery in WordPress Download Manager Plugin
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Burak Kelebek, July 2016

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Abstract
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A Cross-Site Request Forgery vulnerability has been found in the
WordPress Download Manager Plugin. By using this vulnerability an
attacker can change confidential settings of the plugin.

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OVE ID
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OVE-20160722-0005

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Tested versions
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This issue was successfully tested on WordPress Download Manager version
2.8.99.

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Fix
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There is currently no fix available.

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Details
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https://sumofpwn.nl/advisory/2016/cross_site_request_forgery_in_wordpress_download_manager_plugin.html

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