Slider Revolution <= 6.6.12 - Authenticated (Administrator+) Arbitrary File Upload

Unrestricted Upload of File with Dangerous Type
CVE CVE-2023-2359
CVSS 7.2 (High)
Publicly Published May 22, 2023
Last Updated January 22, 2024
Researcher Marco Frison


The Slider Revolution plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to arbitrary file uploads due to missing file type validation in versions up to, and including, 6.6.12. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers with administrator-level attackers to upload arbitrary files on the affected site's server which may make remote code execution possible. While the default settings allow only administrators to exploit this vulnerability, this privilege can be granted to users as low as author.



Vulnerability Details for Slider Revolution

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug revslider
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 6.6.13, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 6.6.12
Patched Version
  • 6.6.13

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