WordPress Media File Renamer plugin <= 5.1.9 - Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) vulnerability

media-file-renamer

Software
Media File Renamer
Vulnerable Versions
<= 5.1.9
Fixed in version
5.2.0
CVE
CVE-2021-36850
Credits
Classification
Cross Site Request Forgery (CSRF)
OWASP Top 10
A8: Cross Site Request Forgery (CSRF)
Disclosure Date
2021-04-09
CVSS 3.0 score

5.4

Medium

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Details

Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) vulnerability discovered by Ngo Van Thien (Patchstack Red Team) in the WordPress Media File Renamer plugin (versions <= 5.1.9). Affected parameters "post_title", "filename", "lock". This allows changing the uploaded media title, media file name, and media locking state.

Solution

Update the WordPress Media File Renamer plugin to the latest available version (at least 5.2.0).

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