CVSS 3.1 Score 8.8 of 10 (high)


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


CVE-2023-5899 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 severity level with a base score of 8.8 and affects organizations that use this specific repository. The exploitability score is 2.8, indicating that it can be reasonably exploited. No privileges are required for exploitation, but user interaction is required. The attack vector is through the network, and the impact on integrity and confidentiality is high. To remediate this vulnerability, organizations should update their pkp/pkp-lib to version 3.3.0-16 or later to ensure protection against potential attacks targeting this vulnerability.

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