CVSS 3.1 Score 5.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Nov 1, 2023
Updated: Nov 6, 2023


CVE-2023-5896 is a Cross-site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability stored in the GitHub repository pkp/pkp-lib prior to version 3.4.0-4. It affects a wide range of products including tSyx1A, tSyx1B, tSyx1C, and many others. The vulnerability has a risk score of 25 and a base severity rating of MEDIUM. It requires low privileges and user interaction to exploit, with a low attack complexity. The impact includes low integrity and confidentiality impacts, with no availability impact. To remediate the vulnerability, organizations should update their GitHub repository to version 3.4.0-4 or higher to mitigate the potential danger it poses to their systems and data.

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