CVSS 3.1 Score 5.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Nov 8, 2023
Updated: Nov 15, 2023


CVE-2023-47229 is a primary cyber vulnerability that affects the Vyas Dipen Top 25 Social Icons plugin in versions <= 3.1. This vulnerability is categorized as CWE-79, which refers to Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation (Cross-site Scripting). It is a stored Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability that allows an attacker with contributor-level access or higher to inject malicious scripts into the affected plugin. The risk score for this vulnerability is 26, indicating a medium severity level. Remediation of this vulnerability requires updating the Vyas Dipen Top 25 Social Icons plugin to a version that is not affected by the vulnerability. If left unaddressed, this vulnerability can potentially lead to unauthorized access, data theft, and compromised website integrity.

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