AI ChatBot <= 5.3.4 - Missing Authorization via openai_file_upload_callback

Improper Access Control
CVE CVE-2024-0452
CVSS 5.0 (Medium)
Publicly Published May 21, 2024
Last Updated May 22, 2024
Researcher Francesco Carlucci


The AI ChatBot plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to unauthorized modification of data due to a missing capability check on the openai_file_upload_callback function in all versions up to, and including, 5.3.4. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers, with subscriber-level access and above, to upload files to a linked OpenAI account.



Vulnerability Details for AI ChatBot for WordPress – WPBot

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug chatbot (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 5.3.6, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 5.3.4
Patched Version
  • 5.3.6

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