Export Users to CSV < 1.4 - CSV Injection

Improper Neutralization of Special Elements in Output Used by a Downstream Component ('Injection')
CVE CVE-2020-9466
CVSS 7.4 (High)
Publicly Published September 19, 2019
Last Updated February 3, 2023
Researcher Jinson Varghese Behanan


The Export Users Plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to CSV Injection in versions up to, and including, 1.3.2. This allows authenticated attackers to embed untrusted input into exported CSV files, which can result in code execution when these files are downloaded and opened on a local system with a vulnerable configuration.



Vulnerability Details for Export Users to CSV

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug export-users (view on wordpress.org)
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 1.4, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • < 1.4
Patched Version
  • 1.4

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