WordPress BackWPup Plugin <= 1.4.0 - Directory Traversal

backwpup

Software
BackWPup
Versions
<= 1.4.0
Disclosure date
2012-10-08
CVE
CVE-2011-5208
References
Credits
Classification
Information Disclosure
OWASP Top 10

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Details

because of this vulnerability, the attackers can read arbitrary files in the "wpabs parameter".

Solution

Update the plugin.

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