Total Upkeep <= 1.14.13 - Missing Authorization to Authenticated (Subscriber+) Information Disclosure

Missing Authorization
CVE CVE-2022-4932
CVSS 4.3 (Medium)
Publicly Published February 24, 2022
Last Updated January 22, 2024
Researcher Chloe Chamberland - Wordfence


The Total Upkeep plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to information disclosure in versions up to, and including 1.14.13. This is due to missing authorization on the heartbeat_received() function that triggers on WordPress heartbeat. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers, with subscriber-level permissions and above to retrieve back-up paths that can subsequently be used to download the back-up.



Vulnerability Details for Total Upkeep – WordPress Backup Plugin plus Restore & Migrate by BoldGrid

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug boldgrid-backup (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 1.14.14, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 1.14.13
Patched Version
  • 1.14.14

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