Frontend File Manager <= 21.2 - Missing Authorization

Missing Authorization
CVE CVE-2022-3124
CVSS 6.5 (Medium)
Publicly Published September 7, 2022
Last Updated January 22, 2024
Researcher Raad Haddad


The Frontend File Manager plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to authorization bypass due to a missing capability check and lacking authentication in versions up to, and including, 9.8. This makes it possible for unauthenticated attackers to rename uploaded files on the site.



Vulnerability Details for Frontend File Manager Plugin

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug nmedia-user-file-uploader (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 21.3, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 21.2
Patched Version
  • 21.3

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