SSU <= 1.5.0 - Missing Authorization

Missing Authorization
CVE CVE-2024-33597
CVSS 5.3 (Medium)
Publicly Published April 25, 2024
Last Updated May 1, 2024
Researcher Mika


The SSU plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to unauthorized modification of data due to a missing capability check on the delete_aws_options() function in versions up to, and including, 1.5.0. This makes it possible for unauthenticated attackers to delete AWS options.



Vulnerability Details for SSU – WordPress Amazon S3 & Wasabi Smart File Uploads Plugin

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug wp-s3-smart-upload (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 1.5.1, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 1.5.0
Patched Version
  • 1.5.1

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