WP Security Audit Log <= 3.1.1 - Sensitive Information Disclosure

Information Exposure Through Log Files
CVE CVE-2018-8719
CVSS 5.3 (Medium)
Publicly Published March 28, 2018
Last Updated September 6, 2023
Researcher Colette Chamberland


An issue was discovered in the WP Security Audit Log plugin 3.1.1 for WordPress. Access to wp-content/uploads/wp-security-audit-log/* files is not restricted. For example, these files are indexed by Google and allows for attackers to possibly find sensitive information.



1 affected software package

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug wp-security-audit-log (view on wordpress.org)
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 3.1.2, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 3.1.1
Patched Version
  • 3.1.2

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