CVSS 3.1 Score 5.9 of 10 (medium)


Published Oct 18, 2023
Updated: Oct 25, 2023


CVE-2023-45057 is a stored Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability that affects the Hitsteps Web Analytics plugin version 5.86 and below. The risk score for this vulnerability is 25, with a base severity of MEDIUM. The exploitability score is 1.7, and privileges required are HIGH, with user interaction being REQUIRED. The attack vector is through the NETWORK, and the impact on integrity and confidentiality is LOW. The availability impact is also LOW. To remediate this vulnerability, it is recommended to update to a version above 5.86 of the Hitsteps Web Analytics plugin. This vulnerability poses a potential danger to organizations as it can allow an attacker to inject malicious scripts into web pages accessed by administrators, leading to potential data theft or manipulation.

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