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WordPress Houzez Theme <= 2.7.1 is vulnerable to Privilege Escalation

Critical severity CVSS 3.1 score
Known to be exploited Active attempts logged

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Dave Jong (Patchstack) discovered and reported this Privilege Escalation vulnerability in WordPress Houzez Theme. This could allow a malicious actor to escalate their low privileged account to something with higher privileges. After this they could take full control of the website if high privileges are gained. This vulnerability has been fixed in version 2.7.2.

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