CVSS 3.1 Score 8.8 of 10 (high)


Published Aug 4, 2023
Updated: Aug 9, 2023
CWE ID 434


CVE-2023-4159, categorized as CWE-434 (Unrestricted Upload of File with Dangerous Type), is a cyber vulnerability in the GitHub repository omeka/omeka-s prior to version 4.0.3. This vulnerability allows for the unrestricted upload of files with dangerous types. The base severity rating is "HIGH" with a base score of 8.8, indicating a significant potential danger to organizations. The exploitability score is 2.8, and the attack vector is through the network with low complexity required. The impact includes high integrity and confidentiality impacts, posing a risk to sensitive data. Remediation involves updating the affected product to version 4.0.3 or later to mitigate this vulnerability in order to protect against potential attacks.


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