CGC Maintenance Mode <= 1.2 - Sensitive Information Exposure

Improper Access Control
CVE CVE-2024-1418
CVSS 5.3 (Medium)
Publicly Published April 3, 2024
Last Updated April 4, 2024
Researcher Francesco Carlucci


The CGC Maintenance Mode plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Sensitive Information Exposure in all versions up to, and including, 1.2 via the REST API. This makes it possible for unauthenticated attackers to view protected posts via REST API even when maintenance mode is enabled.



Vulnerability Details for CGC Maintenance Mode

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug cgc-maintenance-mode (view on
Patched? No
Remediation No known patch available. Please review the vulnerability's details in depth and employ mitigations based on your organization's risk tolerance. It may be best to uninstall the affected software and find a replacement.
Affected Version
  • <= 1.2

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