Slider Revolution <= 4.1.4 - Directory Traversal

7.5
Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory ('Path Traversal')
CVE CVE-2014-9734
CVSS 7.5 (High)
Publicly Published December 17, 2014
Last Updated January 22, 2024

Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in the Slider Revolution (revslider) plugin before 4.2 for WordPress allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the img parameter in a revslider_show_image action to wp-admin/admin-ajax.php.

Wordfence blocked 465 attacks targeting this vulnerability in the past 24 hours.

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1 affected software package

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug revslider
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 4.2, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 4.1.4
Patched Version
  • 4.2

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