Media from FTP <= 11.15 - Improper Privilege Management

Improper Privilege Management
CVSS 6.3 (Medium)
Publicly Published July 31, 2023
Last Updated August 3, 2023
Researcher Marc-Alexandre Montpas


The Media from FTP plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to improper privilege management due to an insufficient capability check on the plugin's menu pages in versions up to, and including, 11.15. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers with author-level permissions to modify plugin settings.



Vulnerability Details for Media from FTP

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug media-from-ftp (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 11.16, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • < 11.16
Patched Version
  • 11.16

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