InstaWP Connect – 1-click WP Staging & Migration <= - Unauthenticated Arbitrary File Upload

Unrestricted Upload of File with Dangerous Type
CVE CVE-2024-2667
CVSS 9.8 (Critical)
Publicly Published April 12, 2024
Last Updated May 2, 2024
Researcher AtaTurk1925


The InstaWP Connect – 1-click WP Staging & Migration plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to arbitrary file uploads due to insufficient file validation in the /wp-json/instawp-connect/v1/config REST API endpoint in all versions up to, and including, This makes it possible for unauthenticated attackers to upload arbitrary files.



Vulnerability Details for InstaWP Connect – 1-click WP Staging & Migration

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug instawp-connect (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <=
Patched Version

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