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WordPress WooCommerce Plugin Authentication Bypass (CVE-2020-11497)

Check Point Reference: CPAI-2020-1140
Date Published: 16 Nov 2020
Severity: High
Last Updated: 16 Nov 2020
Industry Reference:CVE-2020-11497
Protection Provided by:

Security Gateway
R80, R77, R75

Who is Vulnerable? WordPress WooComerece Plugin NAB Transact extension 2.1.0
Vulnerability Description An authentication bypass vulnerability exists in WordPress WooCommerce Plugin. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could allow a remote attacker to gain unauthorized access to the affected system.

Protection Overview

This protection detects attempts to exploit this vulnerability.

In order for the protection to be activated, update your Security Gateway product to the latest IPS update. For information on how to update IPS, go to SBP-2006-05, click on Protection tab and select the version of your choice.

Security Gateway R80 / R77 / R75

  1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the WordPress WooCommerce Plugin Authentication Bypass (CVE-2020-11497) protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
  2. Install policy on all Security Gateways.

This protection's log will contain the following information:

Attack Name:  WordPress Enforcement Protection.
Attack Information:  WordPress WooCommerce Plugin Authentication Bypass (CVE-2020-11497)

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