CVSS 3.1 Score 4.8 of 10 (medium)


Published Sep 4, 2023
Updated: Nov 7, 2023


CVE-2023-4253 is a vulnerability affecting the AI ChatBot WordPress plugin before version 4.7.8. It allows high privilege users, such as admins, to perform Stored Cross-Site Scripting attacks even when the unfiltered_html capability is disallowed. The vulnerability has a risk score of 27 and a base severity of MEDIUM. The affected products include various versions of the AI ChatBot plugin (sB97bk, sB97bl, etc.). Organizations can remediate this vulnerability by updating the plugin to version 4.7.8 or newer. The potential danger posed by this vulnerability is that an attacker could inject malicious scripts into a website using the vulnerable plugin, potentially leading to unauthorized access or manipulation of user data.


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