Intrusion Prevention

WordPress.Plugin.Userpro.Authentication.Bypass

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit an Authentication Bypass Vulnerability in WordPress Plugin Userpro.
The vulnerability is due to an error in the vulnerable application when handling a maliciously crafted HTTP request. An attacker can exploit this to gain administrator privileges in the affected system.

Affected Products

UserPro plugin before 4.9.17.1 for WordPress

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor:
https://codecanyon.net/item/userpro-user-profiles-with-social-login/5958681

CVE References

CVE-2017-16562