Security advisories

Here you will find a list of vulnerabilities that have already been found and fixed in Contao. If you think that you have found a security issue in Contao, please report it according to our security policy.

PHP file inclusion via insert tags

by Leo Feyer

Date: 2021-08-11
CVE ID: CVE-2021-37626


It is possible for untrusted users to load arbitrary PHP files via insert tags.

Installations are only affected if there are untrusted back end users.

Affected versions

Contao 4.0
Contao 4.1
Contao 4.2
Contao 4.3
Contao 4.4 up to 4.4.55
Contao 4.5
Contao 4.6
Contao 4.7
Contao 4.8
Contao 4.9 up to 4.9.17
Contao 4.10
Contao 4.11 up to 4.11.6

Suggested solution

Update to Contao 4.4.56, 4.9.18 or 4.11.7.


Disable the login for untrusted back end users.

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