Avada | Website Builder For WordPress & WooCommerce <= 7.11.4 - Authenticated (Contributor+) Arbitrary File Upload

Unrestricted Upload of File with Dangerous Type
CVE CVE-2024-1468
CVSS 8.8 (High)
Publicly Published February 28, 2024
Last Updated February 29, 2024
Researcher Muhammad Zeeshan (Xib3rR4dAr)


The Avada | Website Builder For WordPress & WooCommerce theme for WordPress is vulnerable to arbitrary file uploads due to missing file type validation in the ajax_import_options() function in all versions up to, and including, 7.11.4. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers, with contributor-level access and above, to upload arbitrary files on the affected site's server which may make remote code execution possible.



Vulnerability Details for Avada | Website Builder For WordPress & WooCommerce

Software Type Theme
Software Slug Avada
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 7.11.5, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 7.11.4
Patched Version
  • 7.11.5

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