CVSS 3.1 Score 8.2 of 10 (high)


Published Sep 27, 2023


CVE-2023-40046 is a SQL injection vulnerability that affects WS_FTP Server versions prior to 8.7.4 and 8.8.2. This vulnerability exists in the WS_FTP Server manager interface, allowing an attacker to infer information about the database structure and execute SQL statements that can alter or delete database elements. The potential danger this vulnerability poses to an organization is high, with a base severity rating of HIGH and a base score of 8.2 according to CVSS:3.1. Remediation for this vulnerability involves updating the affected WS_FTP Server versions to at least 8.7.4 or 8.8.2, which contain fixes for the SQL injection vulnerability.


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