Advisory Published


First published: Wed Nov 15 2023(Updated: )

A Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the 'product description' component within '/api/stock/products' of Grocy version <= 4.0.3 allows attackers to obtain a victim's cookies.


Affected SoftwareAffected VersionHow to fix
Grocy Project Grocy=4.0.3

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is CVE-2023-48198?

    CVE-2023-48198 is a Cross Site Scripting vulnerability in Grocy v.4.0.3.

  • How can a local attacker exploit CVE-2023-48198?

    A local attacker can exploit CVE-2023-48198 by executing arbitrary code and obtaining sensitive information via the product description component in the api/stock/products endpoint.

  • What software is affected by CVE-2023-48198?

    Grocy v.4.0.3 is affected by CVE-2023-48198.

  • What is the severity of CVE-2023-48198?

    CVE-2023-48198 has a medium severity level with a severity value of 5.4.

  • How can I fix CVE-2023-48198?

    To fix CVE-2023-48198, it is recommended to update Grocy to a version that addresses the Cross Site Scripting vulnerability. Please refer to the official Grocy documentation or the vendor's website for the latest updates and patch information.


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