LiteSpeed Cache <= 5.7 - Missing Authorization via update_cdn_status

Missing Authorization
CVE CVE-2023-45000
CVSS 5.3 (Medium)
Publicly Published February 27, 2024
Last Updated February 28, 2024
Researcher Hai Zheng


The LiteSpeed Cache plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to unauthorized modification of data due to a missing authorization check on the 'update_cdn_status' function in versions up to, and including, 5.7. This makes it possible for unauthenticated attackers to modify the plugin's CDN status.



Vulnerability Details for LiteSpeed Cache

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug litespeed-cache (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 5.7
Patched Version

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