WordPress Shortcodes Plugin — Shortcodes Ultimate < 4.10.0 - Directory Traversal

Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory ('Path Traversal')
CVE CVE-2017-2245
CVSS 5.0 (Medium)
Publicly Published June 23, 2017
Last Updated January 25, 2023
Researcher Chris Liu


Directory traversal vulnerability in Shortcodes Ultimate prior to version 4.10.0 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via unspecified vectors.



1 affected software package

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug shortcodes-ultimate (view on wordpress.org)
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 4.10.0, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • < 4.10.0
Patched Version
  • 4.10.0

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