CVSS 3.1 Score 7.2 of 10 (high)


Published Jan 11, 2024
Updated: Jan 17, 2024


CVE-2023-6583 is a vulnerability affecting the Import and export users and customers plugin for WordPress up to version 1.24.2. The vulnerability allows authenticated attackers with administrator access or above to perform Directory Traversal through the Recurring Import functionality. This enables them to read and delete arbitrary files on the server, including potentially sensitive information stored in files like wp-config.php. The vulnerability has a high base severity rating of 7.2, indicating a significant potential danger to organizations using the affected products. To mitigate this vulnerability, users should update the plugin to a fixed version or remove it if not needed.

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