CVSS 3.1 Score 7.5 of 10 (high)


Published Sep 21, 2023
Updated: Sep 25, 2023


CVE-2023-42280 is a vulnerability affecting mee-admin 1.5, specifically the download method in the file, which allows for Directory Traversal. This vulnerability enables arbitrary file reading without proper verification of incoming data. The base severity of this vulnerability is rated as HIGH with a score of 7.5, indicating a significant threat to the confidentiality of information. However, no privileges are required for exploitation, and there is no need for user interaction. The attack vector is through the network, and integrity impact is none. The vulnerability has not been modified since its discovery and has an exploitability score of 3.9 out of 10. Organizations using mee-admin 1.5 should apply remediation measures promptly to mitigate the potential danger posed by this vulnerability.


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