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WordPress Mobile Edition File Read Vulnerability

This module exploits a directory traversal vulnerability in WordPress Plugin "WP Mobile Edition" version 2.2.7, allowing to read arbitrary files with the web server privileges.

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Module Name



  • Khwanchai Kaewyos
  • Roberto Soares Espreto <robertoespreto [at]>




Module Options

To display the available options, load the module within the Metasploit console and run the commands 'show options' or 'show advanced':

msf > use auxiliary/scanner/http/wp_mobileedition_file_read msf auxiliary(wp_mobileedition_file_read) > show actions ...actions... msf auxiliary(wp_mobileedition_file_read) > set ACTION <action-name> msf auxiliary(wp_mobileedition_file_read) > show options and set options... msf auxiliary(wp_mobileedition_file_read) > run