CVSS 3.1 Score 7.1 of 10 (high)


Published Sep 27, 2023
Updated: Sep 28, 2023


CVE-2023-41238 is an Unauthenticated Reflected Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability affecting the UltimatelySocial Social Media Share Buttons & Social Sharing Icons plugin version 2.8.3 and earlier. This vulnerability has a base severity rating of HIGH, with a base score of 7.1 according to CVSS version 3.1. The exploitability score is 2.8, indicating that it is relatively easy to exploit, and user interaction is required for the attack to be successful. The vulnerability poses a potential danger to organizations as it allows an attacker to inject malicious scripts into web pages viewed by users, potentially leading to unauthorized access or data theft. To remediate this vulnerability, affected organizations should update to the latest version of the plugin that addresses the security issue.


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