CVSS 3.1 Score 6.1 of 10 (medium)


Published Jul 25, 2023
Updated: Aug 2, 2023


CVE-2023-38501 is a vulnerability that affects copyparty, a file server software. Versions prior to 1.8.7 are susceptible to reflected cross-site scripting via the URL parameters `?k304=...` and `?setck=...`. This vulnerability could allow an attacker to manipulate or delete existing files on the server, as well as upload new files using the account of the user who clicks on a malicious link. To remediate this issue, it is recommended to change passwords for copyparty accounts unless there is no evidence of any attacks in the server logs. The danger posed by this vulnerability includes potential unauthorized access and manipulation of sensitive files on the server.

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