FTP Access <= 1.0 - Missing Authorization to Authenticated (Subscriber+) Stored Cross-Site Scripting

Missing Authorization
CVE CVE-2023-3510
CVSS 6.1 (Medium)
Publicly Published August 22, 2023
Last Updated August 22, 2023
Researcher Bob Matyas


The FTP Access plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to unauthorized modification of data due to a missing capability check on the FTPMenu() function hooked via admin_menu in versions up to, and including, 1.0. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers, with subscriber-level permissions, and above to modify the plugin's settings and inject malicious JavaScript that execute whenever a user accesses the injected page.



1 affected software package

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug ftp-access (view on wordpress.org)
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
  • <= 1.0

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