CVSS Score of 10 (low)


Published Jul 4, 2023
Updated: Nov 7, 2023


CVE-2022-4623, also known as the ND Shortcodes WordPress plugin vulnerability, affects multiple products including versions r9ng4e to r9ng4j and r9ng5A to r9ng5L. The vulnerability allows users with the contributor role or higher to perform Stored Cross-Site Scripting attacks due to a lack of validation and escape of shortcode attributes. This can result in malicious code being executed when the shortcode is embedded in a page or post. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update to version 7.0 or later of the ND Shortcodes WordPress plugin. The potential danger posed by this vulnerability is rated as medium, with a base severity score of 5.4 out of 10.


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