CVSS 3.1 Score 7.8 of 10 (high)


Published Jul 21, 2023
Updated: Jul 27, 2023
CWE ID 119
CWE ID 787


CVE-2022-46291 is a vulnerability that affects Open Babel version 3.1.1 and master commit 530dbfa3, specifically in the translationVectors parsing functionality. This vulnerability allows for multiple out-of-bounds write vulnerabilities and can be exploited through a specially-crafted malformed file, leading to arbitrary code execution. The affected file format is MSI. The base severity of this vulnerability is rated as HIGH with a base score of 7.8, indicating the potential danger it poses to organizations. To mitigate this vulnerability, users should update their Open Babel software to a version that includes the necessary security patches.

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