CVE-2024-2294

CVSS 3.1 Score 4.9 of 10 (medium)

Details

Published Mar 16, 2024
Updated: Mar 17, 2024

Summary

CVE-2024-2294 is a vulnerability in the Backuply – Backup, Restore, Migrate and Clone plugin for WordPress versions up to and including 1.2.7. This vulnerability allows attackers with an account possessing only the activate_plugins capability to exploit a Directory Traversal flaw via the backup_name parameter in the backuply_download_backup function. As a result, they can gain unauthorized access to arbitrary files on Windows servers hosting affected sites, potentially compromising sensitive information. The risk score is 25, with a base severity of MEDIUM and a base score of 4.9 according to the CVSS:3.1 vector string provided by security@wordfence.com. No changes have been made to the scope of impact or exploitability score since its discovery.

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