CVSS 3.1 Score 5.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Jul 22, 2023
Updated: Jan 24, 2024


CVE-2023-38633 is a vulnerability in the URL decoder of librsvg before version 2.56.3. It allows local or remote attackers to disclose files outside of the expected area by exploiting a directory traversal problem. This vulnerability affects various products, including sMgdYK, sMgdYL, sMgdYI, and others. The base severity of this vulnerability is rated as MEDIUM, with a base score of 5.5 according to NVD@NIST. The potential danger it poses to organizations is high in terms of confidentiality impact, but it requires low privileges and user interaction is not needed for exploitation. To remediate this vulnerability, organizations should update their librsvg software to version 2.56.3 or higher.


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