CVSS 3.1 Score 7.2 of 10 (high)


Published Sep 19, 2023
Updated: Sep 22, 2023


CVE-2023-41179 is a vulnerability that affects the 3rd party AV uninstaller module in Trend Micro Apex One (on-prem and SaaS), Worry-Free Business Security, and Worry-Free Business Security Services. An attacker with administrative console access can exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary commands on an affected installation. The risk score for this vulnerability is 89, with a base severity rating of HIGH. The base score is 7.2, and the impact includes HIGH integrity and confidentiality impacts. The attack vector is through the network, and the availability impact is also rated as HIGH. It is important for organizations using these products to remediate this vulnerability promptly to prevent potential exploitation and unauthorized command execution.


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