Elementor Website Builder <= 3.16.4 - Missing Authorization to Arbitrary Attachment Read

Missing Authorization
CVE CVE-2023-47504
CVSS 6.5 (Medium)
Publicly Published November 8, 2023
Last Updated November 13, 2023
Researcher Rafie Muhammad - Patchstack


The Elementor Website Builder plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to unauthorized access of data due to a missing capability check on the get_inline_svg function in all versions up to, and including, 3.16.4. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers, with contributor-level access and above, to read arbitrary attachment files.



1 affected software package

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug elementor (view on wordpress.org)
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 3.16.5, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 3.16.4
Patched Version
  • 3.16.5

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