CVSS 3.1 Score 4.3 of 10 (medium)


Published Jan 11, 2024
Updated: Jan 17, 2024
CWE ID 862


CVE-2023-6598 is a vulnerability affecting the SpeedyCache plugin for WordPress versions up to and including 1.1.3. This vulnerability allows authenticated attackers with subscriber-level access and above to modify data without proper authorization checks on certain plugin functions. The affected products include various versions of WordPress. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update the SpeedyCache plugin to a version that includes the necessary capability checks. The potential danger posed by this vulnerability is that attackers could manipulate data within the plugin, potentially leading to unauthorized modifications or unauthorized access to sensitive information within an organization's WordPress site.

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