CVSS 3.1 Score 8.8 of 10 (high)


Published Nov 1, 2023
Updated: Nov 8, 2023
CWE ID 352


CVE-2023-5898 is a Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) vulnerability found in the GitHub repository pkp/pkp-lib prior to version 3.3.0-16. This vulnerability has a high base severity score of 8.8 and poses a potential danger to organizations as it allows an attacker to trick authenticated users into performing unwanted actions on their behalf. Exploiting this vulnerability requires network access and user interaction, but no privileges are required. The impact of this vulnerability includes high integrity and confidentiality impacts, with a CVSS vector string of CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H. Organizations can remediate this vulnerability by upgrading to version 3.3.0-16 or a later version of pkp/pkp-lib.


Explore Beyond the CVE Basics with Recorded Future's Vulnerability Intelligence

Note: This is just a basic overview providing quick insights into CVE-2023-5898 information. Gain full access to comprehensive CVE data, risk scores, prioritization, and mitigation data through Recorded Future's Vulnerability Intelligence:
  • Prioritize with Risk-Based Scoring
  • Explore the Extensive Vulnerability Database
  • Receive Early Alerts on Emerging CVEs
  • Focus on Critical Exploitable Vulnerabilities
  • Streamline Remediation with Integration Options