CVSS 3.1 Score 9.8 of 10 (high)


Published Oct 10, 2023
Updated: Nov 30, 2023
CWE ID 1392
CWE ID 798


CVE-2023-30801 is a critical vulnerability affecting all versions of the qBittorrent client through 4.5.5. The vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary operating system commands using default credentials in the web user interface. The issue has not been fixed as of version 4.5.5 and was reportedly exploited in the wild in March 2023. This vulnerability poses a high risk to organizations as it can lead to unauthorized access and control over affected systems, potentially resulting in data breaches or other malicious activities. Organizations should remediate this vulnerability by ensuring that they change the default credentials for the qBittorrent client's web user interface to strong, unique passwords.


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