Statement on Tapo L530 and Tapo App Vulnerabilities

Security Advisory
Updated 08-24-2023 15:52:20 PM FAQ view icon10546

Associated CVE ID

CVE-2023-38906, CVE-2023-38908, CVE-2023-38909


TP-Link is aware that researchers have disclosed a set of vulnerabilities in Tapo L530 and Tapo App.

At TP-Link, customer security comes first. TP-Link is investigating and will keep updating this advisory as more information becomes available.


Affected TP-Link Products

Tapo L530(including L530B & L530E) with firmware version 1.0.x or earlier

Tapo App with version 2.17.x or earlier



TP-Link has released new firmware and a new version of the Tapo App to fix the vulnerabilities. Please update your TP-Link devices and application to the latest version to address these concerns.


Fixed Version

Release State

Tapo L530(US) V2

1.1.0 or later versions

Fully released

Tapo L530(US) V3

1.1.0 or later versions


Tapo App

2.18.x or later versions


How to upgrade the firmware of Tapo L530:

How to upgrade the Tapo App: Go to the APP Store or the Play Store, search TP-Link Tapo, and tap Update.

If you want to update the new firmware/app immediately, please Contact Technical Support for the beta version.

Revision History

2023-08-23 Published advisory

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