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WordPress Simple Backup File Read Vulnerability

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WordPress Simple Backup File Read Vulnerability



This module exploits a directory traversal vulnerability in WordPress Plugin "Simple Backup" version 2.7.10, allowing to read arbitrary files with the web server privileges.


  • Mahdi.Hidden
  • Roberto Soares Espreto <robertoespreto@gmail.com>


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_simple_backup_file_read
msf auxiliary(wp_simple_backup_file_read) > show actions
msf auxiliary(wp_simple_backup_file_read) > set ACTION < action-name >
msf auxiliary(wp_simple_backup_file_read) > show options
    ...show and set options...
msf auxiliary(wp_simple_backup_file_read) > run 

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