WordPress Plugin NextGEN Gallery-WordPress Gallery Directory Traversal (2.1.9)

Description
  • WordPress Plugin NextGEN Gallery-WordPress Gallery is prone to a directory traversal vulnerability because it fails to sufficiently verify user-supplied input. Exploiting this issue can allow an attacker to obtain sensitive information that could aid in further attacks. WordPress Plugin NextGEN Gallery-WordPress Gallery version 2.1.9 is vulnerable; prior versions may also be affected.
Remediation
  • Edit the source code to ensure that input is properly verified or disable the plugin until a fix is available
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