OMGF <= 4.5.11 - Authenticated (Admin+) Arbitrary Folder Deletion via Path Traversal

Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory ('Path Traversal')
CVE CVE-2021-25021
CVSS 4.9 (Medium)
Publicly Published December 1, 2021
Last Updated January 22, 2024
Researcher José Aguilera


The OMGF | Host Google Fonts Locally WordPress plugin before 4.5.12 does not validate the cache directory setting, allowing high privilege users to use a path traversal vector and delete arbitrary folders when uninstalling the plugin



Vulnerability Details for OMGF | GDPR/DSGVO Compliant, Faster Google Fonts. Easy.

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug host-webfonts-local (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 4.5.12, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 4.5.11
Patched Version
  • 4.5.12

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