CVSS 3.1 Score 5.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Nov 22, 2023
Updated: Nov 27, 2023


CVE-2023-5128 is a vulnerability in the TCD Google Maps plugin for WordPress versions up to and including 1.8. The vulnerability allows authenticated attackers with contributor-level and above permissions to inject arbitrary web scripts through the 'map' shortcode. This can lead to stored cross-site scripting attacks, where the injected scripts will execute whenever a user accesses an affected page. The risk score for this vulnerability is 25 out of 100, with a base severity of MEDIUM. The exploitability score is 2.3 out of 10, indicating a relatively low level of difficulty for attackers. Organizations using the affected plugin should update it as soon as possible to remediate this vulnerability and mitigate potential attacks.

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