CVSS 3.1 Score 6.1 of 10 (medium)


Published Oct 16, 2023
Updated: Nov 7, 2023


CVE-2023-4819 is a vulnerability in the Shared Files WordPress plugin before version 1.7.6, affecting multiple products (identified by the product codes kn40Tq, kn40Tr, kn40To, and others). This vulnerability allows an attacker to upload files with injected malicious scripts by exploiting an issue in the plugin's Content-Type header. The risk score for this vulnerability is 25, indicating a medium severity level. The National Vulnerability Database (NVD) rates it as medium severity as well, with a base score of 6.1 out of 10. Remediation for this vulnerability involves updating the plugin to version 1.7.6 or newer. If left unaddressed, this vulnerability can potentially lead to cross-site scripting attacks on affected organizations' WordPress websites, compromising their integrity and confidentiality.

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