CVSS Score of 10 (low)


Published Jul 3, 2023
Updated: Jul 14, 2023
CWE ID 428


CVE-2023-3438 is an unquoted Windows search path vulnerability that affects the MOVE 4.10.x and earlier Windows install service (mvagtsce.exe). This vulnerability allows an unauthorized local user to insert arbitrary code into the unquoted service path, resulting in privilege escalation and the ability to stop antimalware services. The risk score for this vulnerability is 26, indicating a significant threat to organizations. To remediate this vulnerability, it is recommended to update to a version of MOVE that includes a fix for this issue or apply any patches provided by the vendor.


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