Tutor LMS – eLearning and online course solution <= 2.6.1 - Missing Authorization to Authenticated (Subscriber+) Arbitrary Post Deletion

Missing Authorization
CVE CVE-2024-1502
CVSS 5.4 (Medium)
Publicly Published March 12, 2024
Last Updated March 12, 2024
Researcher Lucio Sá


The Tutor LMS – eLearning and online course solution plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to unauthorized loss of data due to a missing capability check on the tutor_delete_announcement() function in all versions up to, and including, 2.6.1. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers, with subscriber-level access and above, to delete arbitrary posts.



Vulnerability Details for Tutor LMS – eLearning and online course solution

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug tutor (view on wordpress.org)
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 2.6.2, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 2.6.1
Patched Version
  • 2.6.2

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