Advisory Published

CVE-2023-47520: WordPress Responsive Column Widgets Plugin <= 1.2.7 is vulnerable to Cross Site Scripting (XSS)

First published: Tue Nov 14 2023(Updated: )

Unauth. Reflected Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Michael Uno (miunosoft) Responsive Column Widgets plugin <= 1.2.7 versions.

Credit: audit@patchstack.com

Affected SoftwareAffected VersionHow to fix
Michaeluno Responsive Column Widgets<=1.2.7

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is CVE-2023-47520?

    CVE-2023-47520 is a vulnerability found in the WordPress Responsive Column Widgets Plugin version 1.2.7 and below, which allows for a Cross Site Scripting (XSS) attack.

  • What is the severity of CVE-2023-47520?

    The severity of CVE-2023-47520 is high with a CVSS score of 7.1.

  • How does CVE-2023-47520 affect WordPress Responsive Column Widgets Plugin?

    CVE-2023-47520 affects WordPress Responsive Column Widgets Plugin version 1.2.7 and below by allowing unauthenticated attackers to execute malicious scripts in a victim's browser.

  • How can I fix CVE-2023-47520?

    To fix CVE-2023-47520, update WordPress Responsive Column Widgets Plugin to version 1.2.8 or later.

  • What is Cross Site Scripting (XSS)?

    Cross Site Scripting (XSS) is a type of security vulnerability that allows attackers to inject malicious scripts into web pages viewed by other users.


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