CVSS 3.1 Score 7.6 of 10 (high)


Published Dec 12, 2023
Updated: Dec 13, 2023


CVE-2023-42478 is a vulnerability affecting SAP Business Objects Business Intelligence Platform, allowing for stored cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks. This vulnerability enables an attacker to upload agnostic documents into the system, which can then be opened by other users, potentially compromising the integrity of the application. The base severity of this vulnerability is rated as HIGH, with a base score of 7.6 according to NIST. The exploitability score is 2.3, indicating a moderate risk of exploitation. To remediate this vulnerability, organizations using the affected products should apply the necessary security patches or updates provided by SAP to address the XSS vulnerability and ensure the protection of their systems and data.


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