wpDataTables - Tables & Table Charts <= 2.1.65 - Authenticated(Administrator+) PHP Object Injection

Deserialization of Untrusted Data
CVE CVE-2023-4314
CVSS 6.6 (Medium)
Publicly Published August 16, 2023
Last Updated January 22, 2024
Researcher Jonatas Souza Villa Flor


The wpDataTables - Tables & Table Charts plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to PHP Object Injection in versions up to, and including, 2.1.65 via deserialization of untrusted input in multiple functions. This allows authenticated attackers with administrator capabilities to inject a PHP Object. The additional presence of a POP chain may allow attackers to delete arbitrary files.



1 affected software package

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug wpdatatables (view on wordpress.org)
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 2.1.66, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • < 2.1.66
Patched Version
  • 2.1.66

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