Mmm Simple File List <= 2.3 - Authenticated (Subscriber+) Directory Traversal

Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory ('Path Traversal')
CVE CVE-2023-4297
CVSS 8.8 (High)
Publicly Published November 6, 2023
Last Updated November 7, 2023
Researcher Dmitrii Ignatyev - CleanTalk


The Mmm Simple File List plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Directory Traversal in versions up to, and including, 2.3. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers, with subscriber access or higher to read the contents of arbitrary folders.



1 affected software package

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug mmm-file-list (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
  • <= 2.3

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