CVSS 3.1 Score 5.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Oct 16, 2023
Updated: Oct 20, 2023


CVE-2023-40851 is a Cross Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability found in Phpgurukul User Registration & Login and User Management System With admin panel 3.0. This vulnerability allows attackers to execute arbitrary code by exploiting the fname, lname, email, and contact fields on the user registration page. The vulnerability has a base severity of MEDIUM with a score of 5.4 according to NIST's National Vulnerability Database (NVD). The privileges required for exploitation are low and user interaction is required. The attack vector is through the network, and it has low impact on integrity and confidentiality. The exploitability score is 2.3 out of 10, indicating a moderate level of difficulty in exploiting the vulnerability. It is recommended to apply appropriate patches or updates provided by the vendor to remediate this vulnerability as soon as possible in order to mitigate potential risks to organizations using the affected product.

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