CVSS 3.1 Score 5.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Nov 30, 2023
Updated: Dec 5, 2023


CVE-2023-48289 is a vulnerability categorized as CWE-79 (Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation) and has a base severity rating of MEDIUM. It affects SpreadsheetConverter Import Spreadsheets from Microsoft Excel versions up to 10.1.3. The vulnerability allows for Stored Cross-site Scripting (XSS) attacks. The exploitability score is 2.3, indicating a low complexity for attackers to exploit the vulnerability over a network. The impact score is 2.7, with low integrity and confidentiality impacts, and no availability impact. The privilege required for exploitation is low, but user interaction is required. To remediate the vulnerability, users should update their SpreadsheetConverter Import Spreadsheets from Microsoft Excel software to a version that fixes the issue. Organizations should be aware that this vulnerability could potentially lead to unauthorized access or manipulation of data through XSS attacks if not addressed promptly.


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