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cve-2019 | Level: Easy | Total Lab Runs: 0 | Premium Lab |
The attacker might not have any user level access to the web application. However, this does not mean that the application cannot be compromised remotely. Broken Authentication vulnerabilities could be triggered even by unauthenticated users.
In the exercise below, the attacker is unauthenticated to the web application and needs to find a broken authentication attack to modify the restricted sections of the portal.
a free and open source full-featured CMS for hosting blogs and web
portals. It is based on PHP and MySQL. It is one of the most popular
WordPress WPGraphQL Plugin (0.2.3) to a Broken Access Control documented in CVE-2019-9881.
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