CVSS 3.1 Score 5.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Oct 20, 2023
Updated: Oct 25, 2023


CVE-2023-43356 is a Cross Site Scripting vulnerability found in CMSmadesimple version 2.2.18. It allows a local attacker to execute arbitrary code by using a crafted script in the Global Metadata parameter of the Global Settings Menu component. The affected product is 't0OPL-' and the vulnerability has a risk score of 25. The base severity is rated as MEDIUM, with a base score of 5.4. The privileges required for exploitation are low, and user interaction is required. The attack vector is through the network, with low integrity and confidentiality impact, and no availability impact. The CVE poses a potential danger to organizations using CMSmadesimple as it can allow unauthorized execution of code, potentially leading to data breaches or unauthorized access to sensitive information. Remediation should involve updating CMSmadesimple to a version that addresses this vulnerability promptly.

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