[CVE-2023-43984] Exposure of Private Personal Information to an Unauthorized Actor in Smart Soft – Advanced Export Products Orders Cron CSV Excel module for PrestaShop

PrestaShop Security Advisory

In the module “Advanced Export Products Orders Cron CSV Excel” (advancedexport) in versions up to 4.4.6 from Smart Soft for PrestaShop, a guest can download personal informations without restriction.


  • CVE ID: CVE-2023-43984
  • Published at: 2023-11-07
  • Platform: PrestaShop
  • Product: advancedexport
  • Impacted release: <= 4.4.6 (4.4.7 fixed the vulnerability)
  • Product author: Smart Soft
  • Weakness: CWE-359
  • Severity: medium (7.5), GDPR violation


Due to a lack of permissions control and predictable (or easily brute-forcable) filename, a guest can access exports from the module which can lead to leak of personal informations from ps_customer table such as name / surname / email / postal address / phone number.

CVSS base metrics

  • Attack vector: network
  • Attack complexity: low
  • Privilege required: none
  • User interaction: none
  • Scope: unchanged
  • Confidentiality: high
  • Integrity: low
  • Availability: low

Vector string: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Possible malicious usage

  • Steal personal data


2023-08-01Issue discovered during a code review by TouchWeb.fr
2023-08-01Contact PrestaShop Addons security Team to confirm version scope by author
2023-08-01PrestaShop Addons security Team confirms version scope
2023-09-07Request a CVE ID
2023-09-27Received CVE ID
2023-11-07Publish this security advisory

Other recommendations

  • You should restrict access to this URI pattern : modules/advancedexport/csv/ to a given whitelist
  • You should restrict access to .csv file to a given whitelist