Export Import Menus <= 1.8.0 - Authenticated (Subscriber+) Arbitrary File Upload

Unrestricted Upload of File with Dangerous Type
CVE CVE-2023-34385
CVSS 8.8 (High)
Publicly Published September 4, 2023
Last Updated January 22, 2024
Researcher Emili Castells


The Export Import Menus plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to arbitrary file uploads due to missing file type validation in the uploadMenusJson() function in versions up to, and including, 1.8.0. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers, with subscriber-level permissions and above, to upload arbitrary files on the affected site's server which may make remote code execution possible.



Vulnerability Details for Export Import Menus

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug export-import-menus (view on wordpress.org)
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 1.9.0, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 1.8.0
Patched Version
  • 1.9.0

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