CVSS 3.1 Score 5.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Nov 1, 2023
Updated: Nov 8, 2023


CVE-2023-5894 is a Cross-site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability that affects the GitHub repository pkp/ojs prior to version 3.3.0-16. The vulnerability has a medium severity rating with a base score of 5.4 and an exploitability score of 2.3. It requires low privileges and user interaction, and can be exploited through the network. The impact on integrity and confidentiality is low, with no availability impact. Remediation for this vulnerability involves updating the affected software to version 3.3.0-16 or later. This vulnerability poses a potential danger to organizations as it could allow attackers to inject malicious scripts into web pages, leading to unauthorized actions or data theft during user interactions on the affected platform.

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