Gutenberg Forms <= 2.2.9 - Unauthenticated Arbitrary File Upload

Unrestricted Upload of File with Dangerous Type
CVE CVE-2024-6313
CVSS 9.8 (Critical)
Publicly Published July 8, 2024
Last Updated July 9, 2024
Researcher István Márton - Wordfence


The Gutenberg Forms plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to arbitrary file uploads due to the users can specify the allowed file types in the 'upload' function in versions up to, and including, 2.2.9. This makes it possible for unauthenticated attackers to upload arbitrary files on the affected site's server which may make remote code execution possible.



Vulnerability Details for Gutenberg Forms – WordPress Form Builder Plugin

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug forms-gutenberg (view on
Patched? No
Remediation No known patch available. Please review the vulnerability's details in depth and employ mitigations based on your organization's risk tolerance. It may be best to uninstall the affected software and find a replacement.
Affected Version
  • <= 2.2.9

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