Pro Mime Types - Manage file media types <= 1.0.7 - Cross-Site Request Forgery via pmt_settings_section_callback_tab_1

Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF)
CVSS 6.5 (Medium)
Publicly Published May 9, 2023
Last Updated January 22, 2024
Researcher Nguyen Xuan Chien - Patchstack Alliance


The Pro Mime Types plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Cross-Site Request Forgery in versions up to, and including, 1.0.7. This is due to missing or incorrect nonce validation on the pmt_settings_section_callback_tab_1 function. This makes it possible for unauthenticated attackers to modify allowed mime types on the site via a forged request granted they can trick a site administrator into performing an action such as clicking on a link.



Vulnerability Details for Pro Mime Types – Manage file media types

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug pro-mime-types (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 2.0.0, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • < 2.0.0
Patched Version
  • 2.0.0

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