Integrate Google Drive <= 1.3.3 - Missing Authorization via save_settings

Missing Authorization
CVE CVE-2023-52177
CVSS 4.3 (Medium)
Publicly Published December 29, 2023
Last Updated January 3, 2024
Researcher Nguyen Xuan Chien


The Integrate Google Drive plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to unauthorized modification of data due to a missing capability check on the save_settings function in versions up to, and including, 1.3.3. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers, with subscriber-level access and above, to update the plugin's settings.



Vulnerability Details for Integrate Google Drive – Browse, Upload, Download, Embed, Play, Share, Gallery, and Manage Your Google Drive Files into Your WordPress Site

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug integrate-google-drive (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 1.3.4, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 1.3.3
Patched Version
  • 1.3.4

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