Photo Gallery by 10Web <= 1.8.14 - Authenticated (Administrator+) Directory Traversal

Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory ('Path Traversal')
CVE CVE-2023-1427
CVSS 4.9 (Medium)
Publicly Published March 21, 2023
Last Updated April 4, 2023
Researcher Nguyen Huu Do


The Photo Gallery plugin by 10Web for WordPress is vulnerable to Directory Traversal in versions up to, and including, 1.8.14 via the dir parameter. This allows authenticated attackers with administrator-level permissions to upload files to arbitrary directories on the server.



1 affected software package

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug photo-gallery (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 1.8.15, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 1.8.14
Patched Version
  • 1.8.15

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