CVSS Score of 10 (low)


Published Sep 11, 2023
Updated: Nov 7, 2023


CVE-2023-3169 is a vulnerability in the tagDiv Composer WordPress plugin before version 4.2, which is commonly used with the Newspaper and Newsmag themes from tagDiv. The vulnerability allows unauthenticated users to exploit Stored Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) attacks due to the lack of authorization in a REST route and inadequate validation and escaping of certain parameters. This vulnerability poses a medium risk, with a base severity score of 6.1 out of 10. To remediate this issue, users should update the tagDiv Composer plugin to version 4.2 or above.


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