LearnPress <= - Insecure Direct Object Reference to Information Disclosure

Authorization Bypass Through User-Controlled Key
CVE CVE-2023-6223
CVSS 4.3 (Medium)
Publicly Published January 2, 2024
Last Updated January 22, 2024
Researcher lttn


The LearnPress plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to Insecure Direct Object Reference in all versions up to, and including, via the /wp-json/lp/v1/profile/course-tab REST API due to missing validation on the 'userID' user controlled key. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers, with subscriber-level access and above, to retrieve the details of another user's course progress.



Vulnerability Details for LearnPress – WordPress LMS Plugin

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug learnpress (view on wordpress.org)
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <=
Patched Version

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