Elite Booster for WooCommerce <= 7.1.7 - Authenticated (Subscriber+) Arbitrary File Upload

Unrestricted Upload of File with Dangerous Type
CVE CVE-2024-1986
CVSS 8.8 (High)
Publicly Published March 7, 2024
Last Updated March 7, 2024
Researcher Christiaan Swiers (YouGina)


The Booster Elite for WooCommerce plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to arbitrary file uploads due to missing file type validation in the wc_add_new_product() function in all versions up to, and including, 7.1.7. This makes it possible for customer-level attackers, and above, to upload arbitrary files on the affected site's server which may make remote code execution possible. This is only exploitable when the user product upload functionality is enabled.



Vulnerability Details for Booster Elite for WooCommerce

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug booster-elite-for-woocommerce
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 7.1.8, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 7.1.7
Patched Version
  • 7.1.8

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