CVSS 3.1 Score 5.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Oct 2, 2023
Updated: Apr 29, 2024


CVE-2023-41728 is a vulnerability known as "Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')" in the Rescue Themes Rescue Shortcodes plugin version 2.5 and below. This vulnerability allows for Stored Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) attacks. The affected products include various versions of the Rescue Shortcodes plugin. The risk score for this vulnerability is 26, with a base severity rating of MEDIUM. It requires low privileges and user interaction, and can be exploited over a network. The impact on integrity and confidentiality is low, while availability impact is none. Remediation for this vulnerability involves updating the Rescue Shortcodes plugin to a version higher than 2.5.

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