All In One Favicon <= 4.7 - Authenticated(Admin+) Directory Traversal

Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory ('Path Traversal')
CVE CVE-2023-24416
CVSS 6.5 (Medium)
Publicly Published February 23, 2023
Last Updated February 28, 2023
Researcher Mika


All In One Favicon plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Directory Traversal via the 'aioFaviconUpdateSettings' function in versions up to, and including, 4.7. This allows authenticated attackers with administator-level permissions to delete arbitrary files on the site.



1 affected software package

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug all-in-one-favicon (view on
Patched? No
Remediation No known patch available. Please review the vulnerability's details in depth and employ mitigations based on your organization's risk tolerance. It may be best to uninstall the affected software and find a replacement.
Affected Version
  • <= 4.7

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