CVSS 3.1 Score 4.3 of 10 (medium)


Published Aug 9, 2023
Updated: Aug 15, 2023
CWE ID 610


CVE-2023-37856 is a vulnerability found in PHOENIX CONTACT's WP 6xxx series web panels prior to version 4.0.10. This vulnerability allows a remote attacker with low privileges to gain limited read-access to the device-filesystem through a configuration dialog within the embedded Qt browser. The National Vulnerability Database rates this vulnerability as medium severity with a base score of 4.3 out of 10. To remediate this vulnerability, users are advised to update their PHOENIX CONTACT web panels to version 4.0.10 or later. The potential danger of this vulnerability is that an attacker could gain unauthorized access to sensitive information stored in the device's filesystem, compromising the confidentiality of an organization's data.


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