Snow Monkey Forms <= 5.1.1 - Directory Traversal via 'view' REST endpiont

Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory ('Path Traversal')
CVE CVE-2023-28413
CVSS 5.3 (Medium)
Publicly Published May 8, 2023
Last Updated July 14, 2023
Researcher Monkey Wrench Inc.


The Snow Monkey Forms plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Directory Traversal in versions up to, and including, 5.1.1 via the 'view' REST endpoint. This allows unauthenticated attackers to upload files with randomized names and non-executable extensions to arbitrary folders.



1 affected software package

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug snow-monkey-forms (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 5.1.2, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 5.1.1
Patched Version
  • 5.1.2

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