Customer Reviews for WooCommerce <= 5.15.0 - Authenticated (Subscriber+) Local File Inclusion

Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory ('Path Traversal')
CVE CVE-2023-0080
CVSS 8.1 (High)
Publicly Published January 23, 2023
Last Updated January 22, 2024
Researcher István Márton - Wordfence


The Customer Reviews for WooCommerce plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Directory Traversal in versions up to, and including, 5.15.0 via a shortcode attribute. This allows subscriber-level attackers to read the contents of arbitrary files on the server, which can contain sensitive information.



Vulnerability Details for Customer Reviews for WooCommerce

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug customer-reviews-woocommerce (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 5.16.0, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 5.15.0
Patched Version
  • 5.16.0

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