SchedulePress <= 5.0.8 - Missing Authorization

Missing Authorization
CVE CVE-2024-32717
CVSS 4.3 (Medium)
Publicly Published April 22, 2024
Last Updated April 29, 2024
Researcher Majed Refaea


The SchedulePress plugin for WordPress is vulnerable to unauthorized access due to a missing capability check on a function in versions up to, and including, 5.0.8. This makes it possible for authenticated attackers, with subscriber-level access and above, to perform an unauthorized action.



Vulnerability Details for SchedulePress – Auto Post & Publish, Auto Social Share, Schedule Posts with Editorial Calendar & Missed Schedule Post Publisher

Software Type Plugin
Software Slug wp-scheduled-posts (view on
Patched? Yes
Remediation Update to version 5.0.9, or a newer patched version
Affected Version
  • <= 5.0.8
Patched Version
  • 5.0.9

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