CVSS 3.1 Score 6.8 of 10 (medium)


Published Oct 10, 2023
Updated: Oct 11, 2023


CVE-2023-42474 is a vulnerability affecting SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence version 420. It involves a URL parameter that could be susceptible to a cross-site scripting (XSS) attack. Exploiting this vulnerability, an attacker could send a malicious link to a user, potentially allowing them to retrieve sensitive information. The base severity of this vulnerability is rated as MEDIUM, with a base score of 6.8. The privileges required for exploitation are low, and user interaction is required. The attack vector is through the network, with no impact on integrity but high impact on confidentiality. The vulnerability has been assigned the CWE ID CWE-79, which relates to improper neutralization of input during web page generation (cross-site scripting). SAP has not provided any specific remediation steps or analysis description for this vulnerability.


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