Download Manager <= 3.2.84 - Missing Authorization

Improper Access Control
CVE CVE-2023-6785
CVSS 5.3 (Medium)
Publicly Published February 28, 2024
Last Updated March 13, 2024
Researcher wesley (wcraft)


The Download Manager plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to unauthorized file download of files added via the plugin in all versions up to, and including, 3.2.84. This makes it possible for unauthenticated attackers to download files added with the plugin (even when privately published).



Vulnerability Details for Download Manager

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug download-manager (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 3.2.85, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 3.2.84
Patched Version
  • 3.2.85

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