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  4. Web Attack: WordPress Plugin Path Traversal Attempt

Web Attack: WordPress Plugin Path Traversal Attempt

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 Path Traversal vulnerability in various WordPress plugins.

Additional Information

Multiple WordPress plugins are vulnerable to Path Traversal issue that can allow malicious actors to access restricted directories and execute commands outside of the web server's root directory.

Affected

  • Various WordPress plugins.

Response


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