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  4. Web Attack: Wordpress Arbitrary File Download 4

Web Attack: Wordpress Arbitrary File Download 4

Severity: High

This attack could pose a serious security threat. You should take immediate action to stop any damage or prevent further damage from happening.

Description

This signature detects attempts to exploit arbitrary file download vulnerability in WordPress sites through vulnerable Themes and Plugins.

Additional Information

Multiple WordPress Themes and Plugins suffers from arbitrary file download vulnerability. This benefits the malicious users from downloading various files from the WordPress sites.

Affected

  • Various WordPress versions.
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